Basil Mint Herb 12cm

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    Basil Mint Herb 12cm

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    (Mentha x piperata citrata 'Basil’)

    Please note that this plant will be in the process of dying back for winter, but will reshoot in the spring.

    Height: up to 60cm

    Flowers: Purple flowers in summer

    Sun/shade: Sun/Part shade

    Soil: Moist and fertile.

    Maintenance: A strong growing hardy perennial that dies back in winter.  

    Harvesting: Pick fresh leaves as they are needed in the growing season, leaves can also be dried.  

    Cooking uses:  Leaves taste of mint with overtones of basil. Good for use in vinegars and oils. It is also excellent dried and added to pork or lamb stews. Like other mints, Basil mint is thought to be good for aiding digestion.

    ‘Please note this plant is herbaceous. It will die back in the winter months to reshoot in the spring’

    • Article number
      2000001129838
    • SKU code
      75118
    • Plant Type
      Herb
    • Herb Type
      Mints
    • Conditions
      Sun / Partial Shade
    • Use With
      Red Meat