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Perennial with highly aromatic foliage and stems tinged with shades of red. Flowers appear in summer.
Growing Tip: Tip prune regularly to promote fresh growth. Best grown in pots to limit spread. Requires a moist position with good drainage.
Position: Full sun, Part shade
Height / Spacing: 50-90cm, 30-60cm
Use: Add leaves to salads and desserts or make tea. Mild antiseptic used traditionally to aid colds and upset stomachs.
Companion Planting: Mints are said to repel aphids, moths, ants and mice. Attracts pollinating bees.