Easy to grow 'Garden Mint' has pointed oval green leaves with a strong spearmint like smell and creamy-pale pink flowers in the summer and is the most common/popular variety alongside Spearmint. Mint is an ingredient in several mixed drinks, such as the mojito and mint julep. It is used as a flavouring for toothpaste and confectionery.
Once established and the plant is about 10cm tall. Pinch out the growing tips to encourage it to bush out.