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Mentha requienii

Corsican Mint

Plant Type: Perennial
MORNING sun/AFTERNOON shade

Bright green, peppermint scented foliage forms a low dense mat. Tiny lavender flowers in June. Should not be allowed to dry out in summer heat. Does not tolerate full sun like other mints. Performs best under light foot traffic and should not be allowed to dry out in summer heat.


Height

1"

Spread

6"

Growth Habit

SPILLER (low/trailing)

Landscape Application:

Excellent groundcover for crevices and pathways. Tolerates moderate foot traffic.

Mentha requienii Plant Care:

Needs consistent moisture and well drained soil. Do not over fertilize. Do not allow to dry out. Needs winter protection.

USDA Hardiness Zone: Zone 6 (-10/0F)

Corsican Mint Characteristics & Attributes

Season of Interest

MIDSEASON (May-June), LATE (July-frost)

Mid Season (May - June)
Late Season (July - frost)
Soil Moisture Needs

Moderate soil moisture.

Moderate
Special Benefits
Fragrant
Ground Cover
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant