• Mint Root

    • $9.95
    • Quantity

    FALL SHIPPING ONLY.
    Orders placed now will be shipped bare rooted October/November 2017. No pickup orders for Fall 2017.


    Product Info

    Description

    Running herb in the mint family, forms dense colonies. Produces crisp, waterchestnutty tubers that can be eaten fresh or cooked. Pink flowers. Collect tubers in the late fall early spring after foliage dies back. Re-sprouts from unharvested tubers each spring.

    Scientific Name: Stachys affinis
    Plant Hardiness Zone: 5
    Fruit Size: Small root
    Harvest: Spring / fall roots
    Light: Full sun to part shade
    Soil Composition: Suitable for all soil types
    Taste: Waterchestnut