If you use a ton of mint in your recipes, you will want to grow your own mint. It so easy to grow, and you can start by propagating mint from the grocery store.
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How to Propagate Mint
You probably have everything you need to start growing mint from cuttings.
- Jar or glass
- Garden snips
***You can watch the how to Propagate Mint Video HERE
This is such an easy way to grow a ton of fresh mint for free.
I use a recycled jar for propagating; however, you can use any jar or glass for this task.
Fill your jar or glass with water.
Then gently hold the fresh mint and cut about 4 to 5″ stem at a leaf node.
Next, to prevent the leaves from rotting, I remove all the leaves submerged in the water.
This cutting is ready to be placed in a jar of water.
Place your cut mint stems in your glass of water and sit in a sunny spot in your home. I keep mine on the kitchen counter.
Every 3 days, replace the water in your jar.
You can see in the photo below how the mint cuttings look.
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