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Mentha suaveolens subsp. timija(Mint Atlas Mountains)Herb Plant

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Some Herbs may be too tall for our standard packaging and will be trimmed to fit. This will not be detrimental to the plant but will mean that these herbs will flower later in the year.

The Blister packs used to protect our beautiful herbs during transit are made from 100% recycled plastic and can be recycled kerbside.

 Mentha suaveolens subsp. timija(Mint Atlas Mountains) Herb in 9cm Pot

Atlas Mountains Mint is a rare mint it is an upright spreading Herbaceous Perennial plant that may be best contained in a pot it will reach a height of 60cm . Mint Atlas Mountains has rounded green/grey hairy leaves and is very attractive when grown as a foliage plant as its overall effect is that of a soft blue/green it has spikes of mauve flowers in late summer which are very attractive to bees and butterflies. It prefers a Chalky or Sandy Loam which is free-draining and full-sun. It is hardy down to a cold winter having come from the mountains.

Herb Usage

Atlas Mountains Mint is cultivated as a culinary herb with an aromatic mint flavour this particular variety is better in cooked dishes it is a really attractive foliage plant in it own right or great if used for its scent.

Buy Atlas Mountains Mint Online

Our potted Atlas Mountains Mint herb plants are generally available to buy online between March and September.

Mentha suaveolens subsp. timija(Mint Atlas Mountains)Herb Plant
Aspect/Site Any
Soil Type Any soil
Flower Colour Mauve
Height 60cm
Spread 60cm
Latin Name Mentha suaveolens subsp. timija
Hardiness RHS rating H5 - Hardy - cold winter
Culinary Mediterranean
Scented Foliage
Medicinal/Cosmetic None
Flowering/Harvest/Interest Summer
Special Features Pollinator Friendly
Type of Garden Container/Patio
  • 5
    Mountain mint

    Posted by AJ on 2nd Aug 2023

    Arrived in good time and condition. Growing well. Strong scent. Like it.