The Mint tea mega mix includes 6 different varieties of mint. Moroccan mint, Egyptian mint, Pineapple mint, Spearmint, Peppermint and Ice Tea (Lemon balm cross). You will receive 18 generous rhizomes in total – 3 of each variety. Vigorous rhizomes (Root cuttings) are freshly harvested on the day of purchase and posted unwashed for extra preservation. Each of the root cuttings is at least 10cm long and can be planted in a pot kept near the kitchen or into the garden directly any time of the year. More info on each mint below under pictures.
Mint Tea Mega Mix 16.90 EUR
Moroccan mint is the king of mints widely known for it’s superior flavor. It can be prepared as a tea and it’s used in cooking such as sauces.
Pineapple mint is a wonderfully decorative plant as well as having a unique smell and flavor especially in teas. It really does smell like pineapple!
Pepper mint is traditionally known as a cooling herb reducing fevers and it has many health benefits along with a great flavor for tea.
Ice is a cross between lemon balm and mint. It has a potent fresh smell of lemons and great flavor especially in teas. It’s a medicinal and culinary plant, as well as useful to deter insects in the summer.
Egyptian mint is not very well known in Europe. It’s attractive velvet soft leaves and unique aroma tell a story of a far away land with an ancient history.
Spear mint is famous for it’s flavor and is often added to chewing gum. It also makes for a nice cup of tea on those cold winter days, or a refreshing drink on ice in the summer.