Jekka's: Desert Mint
Desert Mint

Mentha longifolia subsp. schimperi


Mentha longifolia subsp. schimperi, Desert Mint

Hardy herbaceous perennial, Ht. 90cm, spread Indefinite. Very long terminal of pale mauve flowers. Long, thin, grey leaves which have a very strong peppermint flavour.

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Herb plants are available: A 2 Litre herb plant costs £9.50 (other sizes available).

For herb plants, you can organise a Farm Collection , preferably on Wednesday, between 10am and 3pm, at one of our Open Days or during a Herb Experience. Please use our webform or email your list directly to us ( We no longer offer a mail order service for our herb plants.