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Peppermint - Seeds
The one and only peppermint. Easy to grow and delicious in tea, cocktails and cooking. Brew hot or cold for a refreshing drink. Adds a cool freshness to icecream. Prized for it's natural properties to aid digestion. Caffeine-free alternative to tea or coffee.
About this plant
Sow depth: Very shallow, 2mm
Germination: In 10 to 20 days.
Mature in: 12 weeks
When to sow: Indoors - All year round. Note a grow light is suggested. Outdoors - North and South Island: Spring, Summer and Autumn.
Tips: Keep soil moist. Best not to let fully dry out. Trim regularly to keep bushy. Prefers bright indirect light to shade outdoors and can be grown indoors (grow light recommended). Can grow all year round when kept indoors. May die off over winter is grown outdoors.
How to make Peppermint Tea
Add 2 teaspoons of fresh, chopped leaves to 1 cup of hot water. Infuse for 5 minutes, strain and enjoy.
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