Spearmint Seeds

Highly aromatic, spreading plant is a garden joy

Item # 01348-PK-P1
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Genus Mentha
Species spicata
Item Form (P) Pkt of 100 seeds
Zone 4 - 9
Days to Maturity 90
Seeds Per Pack 100
Plant Height 12 in - 3 ft
Additional Characteristics Direct Sow, Edible, Fragrance, Herbs
Bloom Color Lavender
Foliage Color Medium Green
Light Requirements Full Sun, Part Shade
Moisture Requirements Moist,  well-drained
Soil Tolerance Normal,  loamy
Uses Cuisine, Ornamental, Outdoor

Review Summary
(Based on 1 Reviews)

5 star rating
Overall Rating: 5.0 / 5.0


5 star rating
Great germination
L0neWolfie from AL wrote on June 30, 2019

I was worried when I read some of the reviews on peppermint, however spearmint worked really well for me. The seed packet was one I'd purchased from Park Seed about 2 years ago and had been in climate controlled storage, so I wasn't sure what my chance of success would be. I used a seed starter kit for the AeroGarden Sprout LED. The seeds were really tiny and hard to work with, but I tried to get 4 seeds to a seed starter plug. From 15 plugs I had 14 plugs with at least 1 seed sprouted, some had all 4 seeds sprouted.. The earliest sprout emerged on day 7, with the 14th plug waiting until day 19. I've now begun transplanting the larger seedlings into potting soil. Looking forward to harvest time to quality test the flavor of this spearmint.

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