Australia Mint

  • $9.00

Prized for its refreshing and aromatic flavor, the Australia Mint is one of the must-have for your edible garden. It is also a natural insect repellent that keep mosquitoes and bugs away. Shop now and uplift your mood with its fresh scent!

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Ex Tax: $9.00

Availability: In Stock

Product Code: PLANT-PRP00138

Tags:  Edible PlantsFragrant PlantsInsect Repellent Plants

Fact Sheet and Plant Guide



Common name and scientific name

Australia Mint (Mentha × piperita)

Growth habit and size

A perennial herb produced from a creeping rhizome with an upright growth habit.

Foliage, flower color, and texture

Dark purplish-brown leaves are ovate with toothed leaf margin.

Produces small, mauve flowers arranged in whorl-like clusters at the stem nodes when mature.

Pot Size

Ø15cm x H11cm

Overall Height

25-35cm from the base of the pot

Sunlight requirements

Thrives in full sun or partial shade area that receive at least 6 hours of sunlight daily.

Watering needs

Keep the soil evenly moist, water it regularly during a hot season.

Soil type and pH requirements

Grow best in soil with excellent drainage with lots of organic matter.

The preferred pH range is between 6.0 – 7.5

Feeding and fertilizer needs

Feed with all-purpose organic fertilizer at least once a month to provide essential nutrients for healthy plant growth. It is also recommended to fertilize after harvesting the mint leaves to rejuvenate the plant.

Pruning requirements

Gently trim away dry, brown, or yellowish leaves by using a pair of secateurs at least once a month.

*Photos for illustration only. Actual product may vary due to the nature of the product.

*Color of pot and size may vary and change subject to availability.


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