A picture of a Mint bush

Mint bush

Prostanthera 'Paorinda Ballerina'

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Half-hardy

H3

RHS hardiness

-5°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Mint bush Overview

These are about 50 species of woody, evergreen shrubs; they will smell when crushed. The flowers will appear during the spring and summer they are trumpet-like with 2 lips and they will bloom in green, white, blue and purple, and even red and yellow.

How to propagate Mint bush

Seed

You can propagate by seeds in the spring.

Cuttings

Semi-ripe cuttings in late summer.

Other uses of Mint bush

Grown for their flowers and mint-scented foliage.