We all know that old story about planting mint in a pot with no bottom, to restrict the spread of it... and it's not just mint that needs a bit of a firm hand:…
Mentha genus (Mint). This genus has about 25 species of aromatic perennial, some of which are evergreen and some semi-evergreen. They are grown for their fragrance, and some for their ornamental appeal.
Annuals or Perennials, Fragrants
Grown for their aromatic foliage, which is both decorative and used as a culinary herb.
They are fully to frost hardy, and can grow in sunshine or shade, with rich soil with lots of moisture, but well drained.
You can propagate from seed or by root division in spring or autumn.
Plants can be invasive and often grown in containers partly for this reason.
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