417 East Maxwell Street,
Lexington, Kentucky 40508
Open Mon-Sat 9AM-5PM and Sun 11AM-5PM
Mentha requienii (Corsican mint)
A miniature mat-forming mint similar in use, appearance, growth, and maintenance requirements to peppermint (Mentha x piperita), but petite and bearing lilac-colored flowers. Appreciates some afternoon shade in hot summer climates. Tolerates shady garden areas. Adapts to a wide range of soils but does not appreciate drought or heavy foot traffic. 0-.25'H x .5-1'W. USDA Zones 6-9.
Please note: Our online herb selection is NOT a live inventory--sizes and prices change (i.e. plants grow). We also may be sold out. Please visit or call for current availability. This item is not suitable to order as a gift. For our floral customers we suggest sending a kitchen herb garden.