Pennyroyal – Mentha pulegium


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Pennyroyal is a low growing (15cm) perennial groundcover. Tiny mauve flowers appear in late-spring. It prefers a position in full sun or part shade with moist well drained soil. Pennyroyal leaves, both fresh and dried, are especially noted for repelling insects and the plant’s?essential oil is toxic. Crushed?leaves smell similar to spearmint.