First ship date is March 22. Free shipping with $35 purchase! Please note: We now ship via UPS.
Hardy perennial in zones 4 – 9. Mentha spicata ‘Strawberry’. Has small green leaves and lilac flowers in summer. It has the wonderful scent of strawberries with a fruity base. Strawberry Mint will do well in a partly shady position and its compact size makes it well suited for containers and hanging baskets. Excellent for making tea, drinks, iced tea, mint sauce and it can be added to fruity salads.The flowers are edible, too! The tea can be gargled to relieve a sore throat.The leaves can be chewed to freshen the breath. Crushed leaves can be applied to your temples to ease a headache or/ and it can be put directly onto insect stings.
We ship every Monday and Tuesday, from late March through late May, to the 48 contiguous states. We schedule your shipment to arrive just after the last frost date for your area. We will send an email from our farm (firstname.lastname@example.org) within 24 hours of receiving your order informing you of your shipping date. You are welcome to change the shipping date. Just let us know when you want them.
Our plants are sustainably raised in organic potting mix. We use only organic fertilizers and sprays if needed. We have been growing and selling plants since 1997.
Our plants are shipped in individual 3″ deep pots. They are ready to be planted out in your garden.
We package our plants with extreme care so they arrive undamaged at your doorstep. Each plant is tucked into its own padded sleeve. The soil in each pot is covered so it will not spill out. A plant tag identifying the variety is included with each plant.