Cut leaf mint Bush

Prostanthera incisa

Close up of the flowers of the cut leaf mint bush

Fine leaved bushy shrub with a strongly aromatic leaves that are distilled for their essential oils. Violet flowers with small fruit. 1m. In poorly drained soils it can be susceptible to root-rot. It has reasonable frost tolerance down to minus 5 deg. It is a fast-growing shrub, and consequently can be harvested within the first year. When pruned back to a height of 50cm it reshoots readily

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Specifications of Cut leaf mint Bush

Preferred Climate SubtropicalLearn About Climate Zones

Grown From CuttingLearn About Propagation Methods

Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions) 2-5m

Plants required to Pollinate 1 (Self Pollinating)Learn about Pollination

Can it Handle Frosts? Yes

Amount of leaves in Winter? All Leaves (Evergreen)

Quarantine Restrictions to these Areas WA

Suitability in Pots Yes

Water Requirements Drought Hardy (Little Watering)

Is it a Dwarf Fruit Tree? Can be pruned to 2m

Time to Fruit/Flower/Harvest First Year

Sun or Shade Part (Sun:50-80%)

Preferred Soil Type Good Drainage

Soil pH Neutral (6.6-7.3pH)

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Cut leaf mint Bush Reviews & Tips

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★★★★ 4y ago


Love the smell of this, it's all Daleys said and more, unfortunately because of the time in transit & I think there might have been a little leak in the packaging it dried out badly and I had to cut it right back to bottom set of branches. Fairly hardy...

9y ago

Holland Park, QLD, Australia

Enjoy growing my own herbs.

M. Eddie
10y ago

Port Macquarie, NSW

Cut leaf mintbush

An infusion of leaves is effective for indigestion

★★★ 11y ago

carramar, WA, Australia

I don't have a back yard yet - it is still a building site, but in one little wet corner, I have managed to grow mint and parsley.  I love mint! It is easy to grow and makes my lamb taste so good.  I am looking forward to getting my garden done and I...

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