If you like chocolate and mint together then you love Chocolate Mint. It doesn’t taste like chocolate but has just enough of a hint to be so aptly named. This mint is used for it’s coloring as well as herbal qualities. Chocolate Mint has foliage that is a bronzy-green and the blooms are a purple hue on elongated spikes.
Spacing: Plant 24” to 36” apart.
Height: Grows 18” to 24” tall.
How To Grow: Plant in full sun to part shade.
Outstanding Features: Chocolate Mint has many used from teas to desserts and many other culinary dishes that require mint.
Tips: May need to be grown in a container because of it’s rapid and vigorous growth.
Uses: Culinary Herb, Garden Bed, Containers