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common name: Alpine Mint bush
shrub, evergreen, scented/aromatic
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: green
flower colour: white
main season: Summer
dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -3°C
USDA zone: 9 to 10
Dense bushy evergreen with very small, aromatic, obovate to rounded leaves with curled edges. Profuse racemes of broadly tubular, lipped, white flowers with purple and yellow markings inside.
Well drained soil in full sun Needs a mild climate or a location protected from very hard frosts.
From seed in spring or semi-ripe cuttings in summer.
From the mountains of Australia, New South Wales to Tasmania.