Pennyroyal

£3.00£5.70

Pennyroyal is a late flowering little plant, ideal for a damp spot. It has a pretty, petite lilac flower and the little flower spikes look lovely at the edge of a lawn or within the grassy edge of a pond. It is ideal to plant if ants are an issue, as they are repelled by the scent.

Mentha pulegium
Perennial
Purple
Sun and damp soil
Height : 30cm
Flowering period : August – October
This is a good source of nectar : 

Clear

Other features:
When crushed, the leaves will produce a subtle peppermint scent. It can be used as a ground cover within a grassy area and when walked upon, the scent will be released!

Wildlife attracted:
Bees and other pollinators are attracted to Pennyroyal as a nectar source.

Additional information

Size

9cm pot, 6 plug plants, 1.5lt pot