Mentha x piperita f. citrata 'Orange'
Filtered sun, Full sun, Partial shade, Partial sun
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||MEN-thuh pip-er-EE-tuh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Fast growing 1-2 ft. tall and wide, spreading.|
|Foliage Color||Dark Green|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container|
|Light Needs||Filtered sun, Full sun, Partial shade, Partial sun|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, Edible, Gift Plant, Naturalizes Well|
|Watering Needs||Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
Easily grown in average, evenly moist, well-drained soils. Feed lightly in spring. Harvest mint leaves before bloom for best flavor. Shear occasionally to promote dense growth. Spreads quickly by underground stems if not contained.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 3 - 10