Mint Peppermint



Description

Probably the most well known and popular mint variety in the world, Peppermint has a large number of uses not just in the culinary arts but also in common uses. Peppermint is widely used in dessert dishes to add extra flavor needed to complete the dish. Often times peppermint can be used in jellies, as a scent in candle making and also used many times in mixed drinks. Peppermint can also be dried and steeped as a relaxing caffeine free tea before bedtime. 

Growth:

Peppermint grows to be about 24" tall and grows in almost any soil type. Peppermint also needs plenty of sunlight and good moisture to thrive. Peppermint grows in a dense mound type pattern with an alluring aroma.