Banana Mint Plant
Banana MintMentha arvensis 'Banana'
Duration: Perennial (hardy in zones 5-9)
This mint from France really smells of bananas! Squeeze the leaves and the remarkable scent bursts forth. The unexpected fruitiness inspires a creative gastronomic tangent. Dazzle friends and family with banana mint tea, julep, or ice cream; or how about banana mint cookies and muffins?