Leaves of Peppermint plant, Mentha x piperita, make a stimulating digestive tea and is cultivated, utilised and recognised worldwide. An easy to grow species that have a multitude of uses in the kitchen, in commerce and in medicine. These plants may be grown in pots or in the garden. When planted out, all mints should grown in an area that limits their freely spreading underground runners. peppermint plant is adaptable to any well-drained soil in a sunny to partial shaded position. Drought and frost resistant. Grows to 0.45m x 0.4m.