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Garden herb (added via Android)

Observed: 25th August 2013 By: Acrobat13Acrobat13’s reputation in Plants
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Description:

This herb smells like marjoram but has very smooth striped leaves, which are yellow along the veins. Tiny purple flowers in clusters around leaf nodes

Identifications
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    Likely ID
    Variegated Ginger Mint (Mentha arvensis x spicata (M. x gracilis) 'Variegata')
    Confidence: It's likely to be this, but I can't be certain.
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Thank you lavateraguy! I had

Thank you lavateraguy! I had a feeling it was some kind of mint but the smell of it didn't make sense.

Anthea