Mint is one of those plants that you really cannot mess up. Promise. It can handle the abuse of lack of watering or poor sunlight. The only real risk is that the plant chokes itself (silly, plant!) but that can be avoided easily. Here’s everything you need to know about growing mint in your kitchen. (Image credit: Shannon Douglas) First, the Basics Mint is a considered a “runner” — a plant that sends out horizontal root runners, which produce new stalks. This is both good news and bad news for small gardens. Good in the sense that mint will keep on giving and is able to take abuse from lack of watering or poor sunlight; bad because you must pick a pot with enough space for… Next »
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