Mentha spicata, Spearmint (0.3m)

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Mentha spicata, also known as Spearmint, is a popular herb that is frequently used for culinary, medicinal and cosmetic purposes. Mentha spicata is a moisture loving plant that can tolerate a range of light conditions.

 

Sunlight: Direct Sunlight or Partial Shade

Water: Water regularly to keep soil moist, but do not sit pot in water.

Fertiliser: Keep your plant in top form by feeding it every few weeks with a dilute solution of liquid fertiliser or sprinkling soild fertiliser over the soil.

Plant Size: Approx. 30cm (vary in sizes)

Rootball Size: 15cmØ x 12cmH

Pot Type: Plant comes in a brown/coloured landscape pot (with drainage holes)

 

* Product photo shown is for reference only. Actual plant colour, type, size and arrangement may differ from photo.

* Kindly take note when you're purchasing matching pot, the diameter has to be larger than the rootball size

 

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Soil for Mentha spicata

Mentha spicata should be grown in fertilised potting mix. Make or buy a fertilised mix which consist of coco peat moss or coconut fibre (coir), vermiculite or perlite, compost and other ingredients. A lightweight soil for Mentha spicata needs to provide good drainage, hold moisture, and give roots room to grow.

Light Requirements

All plants depend on light for their survival, and making sure your potted plants get the right amount of light is key to keeping them happy. For both indoor and outdoor containers, group plants with similar light requirements. Don't mix shade lovers with sun lovers in a single pot; one or both of them will be unhappy, depending on where you place the pot.