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Sabin, MN 56580

Mentha piperita subsp. citrata 'Chocolate'

Chocolate Mint

Definite chocolate mint aroma and flavor. Dark stems and veined leaves make it a terrific ornamental plant as well.

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  • Aggressive perennial. Great for ground cover.
  • To contain plant in the garden, plant in containers set into the ground with the lip of the container 3" above the soil.
  • Height: 12-18 in
  • Spacing: 18-24 in
  • Hardiness Zone: 3-7
  • Color: Lavender

Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes
Container
Fragrant
Bedding Plant
Ground Cover
Exposure
Full Sun
Growth Rate in the Garden
Rapid
Soil Moisture Needs
Moist
Available Size
Herb-4 1/2"
Chocolate Mint Mentha piperita subsp. citrata Chocolate from Bloomfield Garden Center
Image courtesy of Plant Source International.

Interesting Notes:

Use in teas, beverages or desserts.