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Mint 'Kentucky Colonel'

Mint 'Kentucky Colonel'/Mentha spicata (Perennial)

  • Category: Perennial, Herbs
  • Hardiness Zone:4-9
  • Height:18-24 in
  • Spread:16-18 in
  • Bloom Color: Pink

A very large, crinkled leaf with spearmint flavor and scent. Popularly used in Mojitos and Mint Juleps. Easy to grow.  Pale pink blooms in summer.

Attracts Wildlife
Attracts Butterflies
Exposure
Full Sun
Partial Sun
Foliage Color
Green
Soil Moisture
Moist
Rich
Well-Drained
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Spring
Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Summer
Bloom Time
Spring and Summer
Growing & Maintenance Tips for Mint 'Kentucky Colonel'

This culinary herb attracts the butterflies! Can be a fast grower, give it plenty of room to grow!