4.5" Chocolate Mint Plant
As its name suggests, Chocolate mint is a variety of mint that has nuances of chocolate in both fragrance and flavor. Subtle notes of cocoa and vanilla mix with a traditional spicy mint finish. When grown in sufficient sunlight, the lush green leaves even develop burgundy veins to match the chocolate-colored stems. Like other mint varieties, Chocolate mint is rich in vitamins A and C as well as trace amounts of manganese. Its essential oils have been known to combat nausea, cramping and indigestion.