Favored for minty foliage used to make tea, and for long-blooming clusters of two-lipped flowers. Plants need well-drained soil and, in coldest zones, winter protection. Can self-sow, but is not aggressive like related mint.Calamintha grandiflora
Native from the Mediterranean region to Iran. Creeping rhizomes produce a clump 2 ft. high and wide, with slender stems and 1 1/2-in. pink summer flowers. ‘Variegata’ has variegated leaves. Better with some shade.
Mostly native to the Mediterranean region, these mounding plants brighten spring borders and rock gard...
Erect, branching plant to 3 ft. high and 2 ft. wide. Finely cut leaves; pink or white flowers to 1 in....
Pinkish purple flowers are held on weeping, contorted branches; best with afternoon shade.