Calamintha nepeta Triumphator grow and care – herbaceous subshrub or shrub of the genus Clinopodium also known as Clinopodium nepeta or Lesser calamint, Calamintha nepeta Triumphator perennial evergreen or cold deciduous plant edible and also used as ornamental fragrant plant and ground cover plant, can grow in mediterranean, desert, subtropical or temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone 5-10.
Leaves edible, color green in oval to elliptic shape, leaves fragrant remind Mint with Marjoram.
Calamintha nepeta Triumphator flower
Flower color white, flowers small grow on stems in inflorescence, the flowers cover all the plant in the season.
Calamintha nepeta Triumphator for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy
How to grow Calamintha nepeta Triumphator growing and care:
What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed / Vegetative reproduction
Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
Difficulties or problems when growing:
When is the best time to plant?
Spring, summer, autumn
Pests and diseases:
Aphids, slugs, snails
How to prune:
Dead flowers stem and dead stems, for edible growing better to prevent bloom stems
Size of the plant:
30-60 cm, 12-24 inches
Growth speed in optimal condition:
Fast growing / Medium growing
Small amount of water / Average amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade
Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant?
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Summer / Autumn
General information about the flower:
White small flowers that grow on stems in inflorescence, the flowers cover all the plant in the season
Leaves harvesting season:
Spring / Summer / Autumn
How to harvest the leaves?
After the plant establish cut the leaves with the stems
Information about leaves:
Green oval to elliptic leaves, leaves are fragrant remind Mint with Marjoram.
Uses of Calamintha nepeta Triumphator leaves:
Beverage, herbs, spices
Categories of growing
Planting Season: Autumn Planting, Spring Planting, Summer planting
Light exposure requirements: Full sun Plants, Part shade Plants
Climates that the plant can grow: Desert Climate, Mediterranean Climate, Subtropics Climate, Temperate Climate
Growing speed of the plant: Average growing plants, Fast growing plants
Plant life-form: Deciduous, Evergreen, Herbaceous, Perennial plant, Subshrub
Plant Uses: Edible plants, Fragrance, Ground cover plants, Ornamental plants
Requirements for watering the plant: Regularly water, Small amounts of water
Hardiness zones: Hardiness zone 10, Hardiness zone 5, Hardiness zone 6, Hardiness zone 7, Hardiness zone 8, Hardiness zone 9
Ornamental parts: Ornamental leaves, Ornamental plant
Blooming season: Autumn flowers, Summer flowers
Flower colors: White flower
Harvest Season: Autumn Harvest, Spring Harvest, Summer Harvest
Edible Parts: Edible leaves
Culinary uses: Beverage, Herbs, Spices