Mentha x piperita 'Chocolate'
CHOCOLATE MINT
Lamiaceae

 
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Plant type: evergreen soft-wooded perennial

Hardiness zones: 3-10

Sunlight: hot overhead sun to dappled light

Soil Moisture: constantly moist

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: light frost
0.5m
Plant habit
 
1m

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Garden Styles: suits mediterranean & cottage designs

Uses: pot, hanging basket, groundcovers, border

Growth rate: average

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average

Animals: deer resistant

 
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Mentha x piperita 'Chocolate'
CHOCOLATE MINT
Lamiaceae

 

  Plant type: evergreen soft-wooded perennial

Hardiness zones: 3-10

Sunlight: hot overhead sun to dappled light

Soil Moisture: constantly moist

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: light frost
0.5m
Plant habit
 
1m

FEATURES

Flowers: pink

Flowering Time: early summer to late summer

Leaves: aromatic; flushed purple

Edibility: culinary herb, edible leaves


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits mediterranean & cottage designs

Uses: pot, hanging basket, groundcovers, border

Growth rate: average

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average

Animals: deer resistant






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