Grown locally in our Woburn Greenhouses, Uncle Mike's Mint Kentucky Colonel, will take you to the races! The traditional Spearmint used for Mint Juleps (the signature drink of the Kentucky Derby), Kentucky Colonel Mint tastes great and can be substituted for Spearmint in any dish or beverage.
Be sure to always grow in containers – its roots can be invasive. Excellent flavor also good in tea, mint jelly, mint sauce and iced beverages. Large rounded and wrinkled leaves; robust growth habit.
Light: Sun to Part Shade
Water: Keep moist