Photo Courtesy of Ball Horticultural Company

Mentha x piperita Peppermint

**NOT FOR SALE** This plant is discontinued and no longer available. This page is retained for reference only.

This herbaceous perennial features square-shaped stems adorned with dark green and red-veined wide, serrated leaves and topped with purple lobed flowers. The leaves are deeply fragranced, due to their high menthol content, and can be used in cooking, baking, and put fresh in teas and cold drinks. Fast growth rate. 

Blooms late spring
1-3 ft tall x 1 ft spread
HARDY to -20°F (-28.9°C)
Deer and rabbit resistant


Zone Zone 5
Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade
Moisture Moderate Moisture