Chocolate Mint – Mentha x piperita ‘Chocolate’. Type: Perennial. Height: 18 – 24 inches. Spacing: 18 – 24 inches apart. Light Requirements: Full sun to partial shade. Blooms purple flowers in summer. Chocolate Mint smells and taste like an after dinner mint or a chocolate peppermint candy. Additional Uses: Add to iced or hot teas, bread recipes, desserts, coffee. To add extra flavor to coffee and hot chocolate. Chocolate Mint – Mentha x piperita ‘Chocolate’ will come in a 4-inch container and will be fully rooted. Click To Order.