According to legend, Ernest Hemingway’s favourite drink was the Mojito, which he drank often at La Bodeguita del Medio, in Havana, Cuba. This is the mint that was purportedly used by the bar to make those Mojitos.
Has a very good spearmint flavour and is also used as a culinary herb.
Attractive pink flowers in late summer.
Common name(s): Hemingway's Mint; Mojito Mint; Spearmint