Aquatic Mint (Mentha aquatica)
Enjoy the fragrance of mint and lilac-pink flowers. This pond plant is a fast grower and gives good coverage in the stream bed or bog areas. Aquatic Mint is a favorite with water gardeners as it is highly fragrant, blooms freely and attracts butterflies.
Hardiness Zone: 5-11
Planting Container: We recommend a 2 gallon solid planting container or a medium planting bag. Also does really well in a 10" floating planting container.
Light Requirements: full sun to part shade
Height: 3"-12" - Spread: Running Habit
Water Depth: Moist soil or water up to 2" deep (Maximum water depth is for mature bog plants)
For planting instructions see our: Planting Instructions for Bog Plants Page.
Never release these plants into public lakes or waterways. Know your state laws