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Mentha australis

Genus Species: Mentha australis

Common / Product Name: Native Mint or River Mint


Available Sizes

Height x Width: 0.3 – 0.4m x 0.3 – 1m

Pruning: None Light

Frost Tolerance: Low

Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Wetlands

Coastal Tolerance: Low

Drought Tolerance: Low

Origin: Australian Plant

Evergreen: Herbaceous perennial

Flowering: starts: Spring

Flower Colour: White to Lilac

Irrigation: Wetland species grows along waterways.

Lower Temperatures: Plant in protected areas from frost.

Upper Temperatures: Temperatures to the Mid 30’s°C to Low 40’s°C.

Fertilising: No fertilizer.

Environment: Plants selected suitable for Melbourne surrounds and southern states of Australia.

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