Mint

Plant Details

Family: 

Lamiaceae

Common Name: 

Mentha

Scientific Name: 

Mentha sp.

Other details:

 

All mints prefer and thrive in cool, moist spots in partial shade. While the species that make up the Mentha genus are widely distributed and can be found in many environments. Most Mentha grow best in wet environments and moist soil. The leaf, fresh or dried, is the culinary source of mint. Fresh mint is usually preferred over dried mint when storage of the mint is not a problem.

Plant Care

Bloom color:

Mint

Sun Exposure:
 No Sun 

Drought Tolerance:

WaterWater

Fertilization recommended for plants in Aruba:

     
Products recommended: Fertilizers:

Orgainc choice

Peters
20-10-20

Trinite
16-3-3

Milogranite 

Insect & disease: Biological product
(Prod used by Fantastic Gardens)
OMRI
Conventional product

Mealy Bugs

Aphids

Botanigard Imidacloprid