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mint id

Posted by superoxide none (My Page) on
Tue, Feb 4, 14 at 1:54

I recently got this mint from the local nursery, can someone id the species/cultivar, apparently the guy was not sure of it.

Here is a link that might be useful: mint full size image


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RE: mint id

  • Posted by susanc Z9/Sunset 17 CA (My Page) on
    Tue, Feb 4, 14 at 21:51

What does it smell like? -i.e., pepperminty or spearminty or....?


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pepperminty


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The broad leaves with rugose surfaces and downturned margins remind me of Mentha suaveolens.


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It looks like chocolate mint. Does it have a light smell reminiscent of chocolate? You can also try the herb forum. There are some geniuses there as well.


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