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.
Native to alpine woods and meadows of Europe, these are useful plants for woodland or cottage gardens....
Tight, dense, spherical red-purple flower clusters top 2-ft. stems in summer. Spreads freely.
Perennial from southeastern Europe. Grows to 1 1/2–2 1/2 ft. tall and 1 1/2 ft. wide, with attra...