Perennial. Tender. Height approximately 12″. Native to Central America and Mexico. Also known as Mayan Mint.
Fast growing ground cover plant similar to mint.
Green/purple leaves with pretty white flowers.
Grow in full sun or partial shade. Prefers a moist well drained position.
Leaves have an amazingly intense sweet flavour and can be eaten in salads, used to sweeten drinks.
Roots are liquorice flavoured and can be chewed.
2 litre pot