Wonderfully fragrant, refreshing spearmint (Mentha spicata) is the mint of choice for mojitos, teas, fruit salads and mint jelly. As a natural herbal remedy, spearmint tea is known to soothe the stomach and sore throats. The hardy perennial is very easy to grow and produces abundant quantities of vivid green serrated leaves for harvesting. Organic. Suitable for all growing zones. Best planted in a container to prevent it from spreading throughout the garden. Requires full sun. Grows to 24" high, 12" wide. 12"-high plant ships in a 4" diam. nursery pot, wrapped in burlap and tied with a ribbon. Agricultural regulations prohibit shipment to HI. A Williams-Sonoma exclusive.