Mint, Corsican

Mentha requienii

Fragrant foliage adds a refreshing peppermint flavor to iced beverages. Ideal ground cover for trailing over rocks or between paving stones, where footsteps will release its scent. Unlike most mints, this one prefers a moist, shady site. Somewhat tender.

Exposure: Part Shade to Full Shade
Size: 1" tall x 8" wide
Bloom: Summer
Hardiness: Zone 6