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Water Mint

Observed: 28th September 2008 By: geff.2007geff.2007’s reputation in Plantsgeff.2007’s reputation in Plantsgeff.2007’s reputation in Plantsgeff.2007’s reputation in Plantsgeff.2007’s reputation in Plants
Mint, Water
Mint, Water (1)
Description:

Strong mint smell growing in wet ground and ditches. Terminal clusters and intermediate whorls of lilac flowers on upright stems.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Water Mint (Mentha aquatica) interacts

Comments

Tim Rich's picture

the third lower picture is

the third lower picture is Clinopodium! Remove it, the other two are right!

Tim Rich

geff.2007's picture

Thanks for that - no sooner

Thanks for that - no sooner said than done!!

Sharon Bennett's picture

Water Mint

Very attractive to butterflies. It seems to grow well among carpet of sedge, entwines itself among the stems.

Sharon B