Mint can be an exotic addition to your herb garden, or an invasive pest!

MintMentha spp.

Mint is a spreading perennial it is generally grown for its aromatic leaves but can also be used for ornament. The tiny flowers of the mint plant grow in spikes of pink, white or purple. Plant height can reach 18 to 36 inches.

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Growing Mint from seed can produce inconsistent frustrating results:

Drying and storage

The variety of Mint Plants have many uses, varying tastes and scents: