Mint Black Peppermint
Mentha x piperita
Black Peppermint can be used as flavouring to cakes, sweets, summer drinks, tea.
- Hardy perennial
- Height 60cm
- Strong peppermint scented redish green leaves with dark purple stems and small mauve flowers
- Plant in partial shade or sun
- Well drained, nutrient rich soil
- Grow in pots for control in small gardens. Divide and thin in Spring or autumn as required.