Mints Sale $2 each
Soft gray-green round leaves have an apple-menthol fragrance. Delightful for tea.
This mint from France really smells of bananas! Good in fruit salads.Sold out
Blue Balsam Tea Mint
One of our favorites. Shorter growing with dark purple green leaves in early spring.
Sweet peppermint variety.
Good peppermint flavor with rich aromatic overtone of chocolate. Like a chocolate peppermint patty. Wonderful for fruit desserts and ice cream.
Golden variegated leaves. Mild flavor.Sold out.
Grapefruit scented leaves. Great Butterfly attractor with large purple blooms.Not available this year
Kentucky Colonel Mint Julep
Delightfully spicy spearmint for the perfect Mint Julep. Outstanding for teas and lemonade.
Lemon Bergamot Mint
Actually is an annual Bee Balm variety but is commonly known as Lemon Mint so for customer ease of finding, it is listed with the mints.Outstanding whorls of lavender blooms which last all summer if dead headed occasionally.Leaves make a fine tea and are excellent in fish dishes. The purple flowers are also edible and can be used to add an interesting touch to your cookery. Bee plant.may resed.
Lime scented leaves. Used in Margaritas.
Spearmint like Grandma used to grow. Discovered by Jim Long near Blue Eye Mo. Reminds me of the mint we found growing in a neighbors' creek when I was a child.
Large leafed spearmint from the Herb Garden at Bob Marley’s Museum in Kingston, Jamaica.
Mint the Best
An especially aromatic and vigorous strain. Best variety for jellies, juleps, sauces and Greek cookery.
The mint that Cubans use when they make their world famous mojitos.
Very sweet spearmint from the Middle East. First mint up in the sprig. Forms a carpet as it spreads.Source of the Moroccan Mint tea found in teabags at stores and restaurants.
Hint of citrus. Used in teas, punches and potpourris. Also known as Eau de cologne mint. Can be used to flavor drinking water. Insect and flea repellent.Not available yet since mother plant needed to be replaced.
Traditionally used as a tea to soothe the stomach.
Red Stemmed Apple Mint
Rare cross between peppermint and spearmint. Good for teas. Tall 2-3’ tall.Sold out
Leaves alternate on the stems forming a sprial effect. Sweet spearmint flavor.Sold out
Mint found in Ricola cough drops. Strong mint flavor.
Light and smoother leaves than found in other spearmint. Barb's favorite mint. Winter hardy.Sold out.
Has the flavor of the mint candy. Good tea mint.