How much sunlight does a mint plant need in order to grow?

Answer Mint plants grow in full sun or in partial shading. Six or more hours of full sun exposure is best.

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Does a plant need sunlight to grow?

Plants are autotrophs, meaning they make their own food. Specifically, plants manufacture food through photosynthesis, which uses water, carbon dioxide and light to synthesize sugar. Artificial lig... Read More »

Will a plant grow better in sunlight or darkness?

Plants will grow better in the sunlight rather than darkness, according to University of Illinois Extension. The majority of plants only require sufficient room, light, water and air for proper gro... Read More »

How do I Grow a Mint Plant in Florida?

A sprig of mint in your iced tea adds a refreshing flavor to this summertime beverage. If you like mint julep cocktails, growing your own fresh mint will give you a steady supply of the main ingred... Read More »

Which type of mint plant has the biggest "mint" smell?

Mentha arvensis or menthol mint is very minty smelling, its used in products that have menthol scent/ flavor. like cigarets, topical analgesics, decongestants (Vicks) and mouthwashes. Peppermint is... Read More »