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Mentha x piperita f. citrata 'Lime' (Lime Mint) Herb Plant

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Mentha piperita x citrata 'Lime' (Lime Mint)

This hardy perennial herb is native of Europe, but has been naturalised worldwide. Lime mint is a vigorous plant with attractive bronze green leaves, and a fresh lime scent. Mint will thrive anywhere, preferring moist partly shady areas, and are easy to grow from cuttings or replanting of runners. To control spread, this herb should be planted in sunken bottomless containers and kept well watered to ensure good leaf production. Lime Mint will produce small mauve flower spikes in mid to late summer, and grows 30-45cm tall.

Herb Usage

Complements meats (mint sauce with lamb), soups, salads, vegetable dishes, sweet dishes and drinks. Add to fruit dishes or summer drinks.

Buy Lime Mint Online

Our potted Lime Mint herb plants are generally availiable to buy online between March and September.


Other Details

Growing conditions:
Grows anywhere
Flower Colour:
Lilac
Height x Spread:
45cm x 60cm
Latin Name:
Mentha x piperita f. citrata 'Lime'
Hardiness:
RHS rating H7

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  1. Fantastic plants 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 21st Jun 2016

    Delivery was incredibly quick and the really high quality plants were beautifully packed, in excellent condition and I was delighted with my order
    Definitely be my first choice for herbs in the future.