Mentha piperita, Peppermint
This highly aromatic, perennial herb is a hybrid of spearmint(Mentha spicata).
It has square purple stems and toothed, purple-veined leaves that are more aromatic and much more flavourful than the leaves of spearmint.
The leaves can be used to flavour teas, summer drinks, desserts, sauces, marinades etc.
Height: 60 cm.
Seeds per pkt. (approx.): 150 seeds.