• Mint Root

    • $9.95
    • Quantity

    Orders placed now will be shipped bare rooted April/May 2019. Pickup orders Brooktondale, NY Spring 2019.

    Product Info


    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