Naturalized under the plum tree in the permaculture garden. I harvest it all season long as needed, and dry it from time to time.
JosephsGarden's Mint, Spearmint Care Instructions
Try for a seed spacing of at approx. 11.7 inches (30.0 cm) and sow at a depth of around 0.23 inches (0.6 cm) if planning to sow direct.
Spearmint normally tends to reach to a mature height of 45.0 cm [imperial: 1.46 feet] so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.
Spearmint tends to enjoys a dappled sun position, which is ideal for your garden's sun profile.
Remember to water moderately.
Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (5a) is within the ideal range for Spearmint. The recommended range is between Zone 4 and 10.
Ensure your soil has a ph of between 6.5 and 7.0 as Spearmint is a acidic to neutral soil loving plant.
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