Prostanthera sieberi- Native Mint Bush - Bush tucker plant
Other names :
Highly scented compact bush growing to 1.5m high
Has mauve attracting insect attracting flowers in summer and spring
Can tolerate a light frost,
Stong rosemary, thyme mint flavour.
I like to use it in roasts and herb bread.
To harvest, just pluck fresh leaves off the growing plant, or prune whole stalks at a time. Both leaf and stem may be used — fresh, or chopped and dried for later use. Just remember the flavour will fade over time after harvesting.
Suitable for full-sun or part-shade
Suitable for pots
Tolerates drought and poor soil
Bird bees & insects attracting
Suitable for hedging/screening
Only use a native fertilizer
Plant Sizes: 40 mm Tube
All items are posted on a Monday Express post, with Australia Post. If Monday is a public holiday they will be sent the Tuesday or the following Monday depending on the destination. We aim to deliver healthy and happy plants :)
No post to WA, NT and TAS due to quarantine restrictions and biosecurity