Corsican Mint (Mentha Requenii)

Creeping mat-forming mint with very small rounded leaves and tiny mauve flowers in summer.It is a hardy evergreen perennial, and grows to a height of approx 1 – 2 ” but will spread indefinitely. It is a native plant to Corsica, Sardinia and France.Best in damp shady conditions but must not become waterlogged. It is suitable for planting between paving or in cracks in rocks, as it will tolerate light foot traffic. Treading on the leaves will release its strong peppermint scent.