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Mint, Mojito

Mojito Mint/Mentha villosa (Tender Perennial)

This Cuban mint is regarded for its sweet flavor and fragrant foliage. Green foliage is vigorous. Mojita Mint is clearly different from other mints- scent and flavor are considerably more mild and warm. White blooms are a colorful addition to this sense evoking herb. Very desirable herb garden addition also looks great in any bed, border or in a container. An essential ingredient of the Mojito Cocktail.

Exposure
Full Sun
Foliage Color
Green
Soil Moisture
Rich
Well-Drained
Attributes
Container
Container
Culinary
Fragrant
Ground Cover
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Summer
Additional Information about Mint, Mojito

*A daily favorite beverage of Ernest Hemingway

Growing & Maintenance Tips for Mint, Mojito

Best in fertile, rich, well-drained soil. Keep soil moist, watering freely in dry weather. Harvest foliage as needed. May become aggressive if left unchecked.