Mentha Aquatica "Water Mint"
Common Name: Water Mint
Plant Description Name: Mentha Aquatica "Water Mint"
This water mint is ideal for growing along the margins of water gardens, Lilac colored flowers grow at the stem tips in summer. Rub the leaves and smell the Mint! Leaves are elliptic-shaped, with serrations that are usually tinted with purple and shaded with even more purple on their undersides. The strong mint smell is known too repel flies & even Mice. Grows Up to 12" tall.