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PlantFiles: Orange Mint
Mentha x piperita subsp. citrata 'Orange'

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Family: Lamiaceae (lay-mee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Mentha (MEN-thuh) (Info)
Species: x piperita subsp. citrata
Cultivar: Orange

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Category:
Herbs

Height:
12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing:
12-15 in. (30-38 cm)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 4a: to -34.4 C (-30 F)
USDA Zone 4b: to -31.6 C (-25 F)
USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)
USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 C (-15 F)
USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)
USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)
USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)
USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)
USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)
USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)
USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)
USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)
USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)
USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)
USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun

Danger:
Handling plant may cause skin irritation or allergic reaction

Bloom Color:
Pink

Bloom Time:
Mid Summer

Foliage:
Herbaceous
Bronze-Green
Aromatic

Other details:
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Soil pH requirements:
5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:
Non-patented

Propagation Methods:
By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including offsets)
From softwood cuttings

Seed Collecting:
N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

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Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

, British Columbia
Jacksonville, Florida
Seffner, Florida
Crestwood, Kentucky
Ewing, Kentucky
Henderson, Kentucky
Louisville, Kentucky
Smiths Grove, Kentucky
Taylorsville, Kentucky
Clinton, Mississippi
Florence, Mississippi
Roswell, New Mexico
Ogdensburg, New York
Salem, Oregon
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Prosperity, South Carolina
Humble, Texas
Spring, Texas
Spring Branch, Texas
Leesburg, Virginia
Midlothian, Virginia
Radford, Virginia
Colville, Washington
Concrete, Washington
Redmond, Washington
Seattle, Washington
Great Cacapon, West Virginia



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