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Chocolate Mint, Peppermint 'Chocolate' (Mentha x piperita f. citrata)

Albion, PA

Chocolate Mint, Peppermint 'Chocolate'
Mentha x piperita f. citrata

I have finally made peace with my chocolate mint, here in zone 5 it does spread, sometimes invasively. I find it makes a wonderful groundcover in sun or shade. A lovely plant with many uses. Try it!!

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Mannford, OK

Can you use it for cooking? If so, do you have any recipes you'd like to share?

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