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Mentha requienii

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Mentha requienii

Menreq
Corsican Mint, Herb,
$0.00 ex GST
 
Wantirna
B9, C7
Size: 10cm
Available: 1
$/Unit (EX GST): $3.68 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $4.04 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Mentha requienii Corsican Mint, Herb,

Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Groundcovers, Herbs & Vegetables Dense, Prostrate, Spreading

Description:
Semi-evergreen prostrate herbaceous perennial with small glossy green leaves and masses of tiny purple flowers during Spring and Summer. Suitable for shady gardens in between pavers. Grows approx. 1-2cm tall x 100cm wide.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
<15cm 60cm-1m

Position: Soil Type:
Semi Shade, Shade Loam, Sandy, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Borders / Shrubbery, Courtyard, Formal Garden, Fragrant Garden, Groundcover, Lawn Alternatives, Mass Planting, Playgrounds, Rockery, Shady Garden, Tropical Garden, Container / Pot, Under Trees

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: Prefers a shady position. When growing in pots, use a well drained, organically rich potting mix. Do not allow plants to dry out. Water adequately but not excessively if planted in the ground. For best results when growing in containers, keep plants slightly moist.

Plant Care
Keep moist during dry periods, Liquid feed

Family Name: Origin:
Lamiaceae Europe

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: Blue, Purple
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Spring, Summer
Fruit: No

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Fast
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Medium / Moderate
Drought: Low
Frost: Moderate
Wind: Medium / Moderate
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