Mexican Mint, Ajwain Plant
A staple in Indian kitchens deserves a place in your garden. Also famous as Indian borage or a Mexican mint, use the leaves as mouth freshener or dry them to use as spices. A great addition to your indoor spaces with beautiful leaves that also make your home smell great at all times. Growing your own herbs also means, no pesticides for sure.
Keep the plant in bright sunlight.Protect the Mexican mint plant from direct harsh sunlight.SoilThe soil should be well drained and nutrient rich for Mexican mint plant.
Watering - Water the plant when the topsoil (1-2 inch) in pot feels dry to touch.Poke your finger/plain small stick into the soil to check the moisture. Do not overwater the plant. Water thoroughly in the summer and reduce watering in winter and rainy season.
Application of Fertilizer - During the main growing season feed the Mexican mint plant with organic fertilizer once a month.Loosen the topsoil without disturbing the roots of the plant so it can uptake the nutrients and moisture easily.