How to Grow Ginger Mint
How to grow ginger mint you ask. It’s amazing the number of varieties of mint is out there. Ginger mint (Mentha x
Growing this mint is the same as every other mint. Just make sure the soil is not to dry and it needs to have a sunny location. You can grow by dividing or propagate the stems in water. There is one more way and that is a cutting from an existing plant. These plants have runners and you can always take a runner
Keep your mint tamed by trimming the older stems back. it will encourage new growth and stems to grow. When taking leaves from the plant wash them and let them dry out for future use. If you are using the leaves fresh use them as soon as they are harvested. The herb is very
How to use this
Using this mint it has fantastic properties such as
Cooking and medicinal uses
Ginger mint pairs well with melon, tomatoes, meats, and fish dishes. It has a slight ginger scent with an apple, ginger flavor.
Precautions: the oil is antiseptic, but it is toxic in large doses.
Happy Ginger Mint planting:)!