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Mentha spp.

Lamiaceae (Labiatae)

Mint, Apple mint, Bawles mint, Corn mint, Field mint, Pennyroyal, Peppermint, Red Mint, Scotch spearment, Spearmint


NewCrop offers information from several sources:

In-Vitro Selection for Stress Tolerant Spearmint—Hussein Al-Amier and Lyle E. Craker

Lowman, M.S. and M. Birdseye. 1946. Savory Herbs: Culture and Use.

Sievers, A.F. 1930. The Herb Hunters Guide.
Peppermint
Spearmint

Magness, J.R., G.M. Markle, C.C. Compton. 1971. Food and feed crops of the United States.

Pennyroyal, Mentha pulegium


Outside Links to various Mentha information:

Midwest Vegetable Production Guide for Commercial Growers 2013

Mentha Germplasm resources at the National Germplasm Repository, Corvallis Oregon

Labiatae or Lamiaceae - a taxonomic description of the mint family (from Texas)

Wild mint - Mentha arvensis

Egyptian mint, Mentha niliaca

Peppermint, Mentha × piperita

Corsican mint, Mentha requienii


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