Peppermint (Mentha Piperita)

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Peppermint (Mentha Piperita)

Mentha piperita, scientifically known as Mentha piperita, is a captivating perennial that will add a touch of beauty to your garden. Also With its aromatic green leaves and small, purple flowers, this plant exudes a sense of grace and charm. So Growing up to 1 to 3 feet tall, it forms lovely clusters of blooms, creating a stunning visual display.

Mentha piperita is a haven for pollinators, attracting bees and butterflies with its nectar-rich flowers. Additionally, it is widely known for its pleasant peppermint fragrance and its culinary uses, making it a popular herb in the kitchen. Ideal for herb gardens, borders, and containers, this hardy species thrives in well-drained soil and partial to full sun.

Embrace the allure of Mentha piperita and create a haven in your garden while celebrating the delightful beauty of its green leaves and the aromatic charm it brings to your outdoor space.

Fun Facts:

  • Botanical Name: Mentha Piperita
  • Height: 24
  • Life Cycle: Herb - Perennial
  • Color: Pink
  • Bloom Season: Summer/Fall
  • Light Requirements: Partial Sun
  • Hardiness Zones: 3-10
  • Non-Native Colorado Plant

More importantly here is what you get!

At Finding Nectar, you can purchase Peppermint (Mentha Piperita) in a 4 inch pot, grown from seed, without the use of systemic pesticides, and are nurtured in living soil. We prioritize the root health of our flowers rather than forcing them to bloom, giving them the best chance to flourish in your yard within the first year.

Here is why it's important

At Finding Nectar in Arvada, Colorado, we highly value pollinators' vital role in ecosystems and food supply. Therefore, we thoughtfully select plants, like the Peppermint (Mentha Piperita), to support them.

These nectar-rich and pollen-filled plants nourish bees, butterflies, and more. By using our pollinator-friendly species, you actively preserve essential beings and create a thriving garden. Moreover, as a dedicated nursery serving the Front Range, you can shop worry-free about climate suitability.

Join us in creating a sustainable environment for both plants and pollinators! So, choose Finding Nectar for a greener future. Act now and make a difference with Finding Nectar!