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Mentha arvensis from Gulmarg, Kashmir: Mentha arvensis L., Sp. Pl. 577. 1753.

Common names: corn mint, European corn mint, field mint
Hindi: Pudina
Easily differentiated from other species by its purplish stems and white flowers in axillary clusters associated with normal leaves; perennial herb with white creeping rhizomes; stem 4-angled, purplish; leaves ovate to ovate-elliptic, up to 5 cm long, serrate, hairy on both surfaces, petiole up to 10 mm long; flower clusters subglobose, 12-15 mm across, in axils of middle and upper leaves; flowers white or pink, 4-5 mm across, corolla tube slightly exserted from calyx.
Photographed from Gulmarg, Kashmir in July

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Common names: corn mintEuropean corn mintfield mint
Hindi: Pudina 
Easily differentiated from other species by its purplish stems and white flowers in axillary clusters associated with normal leaves; perennial herb with white creeping rhizomes; stem 4-angled, purplish; leaves ovate to ovate-elliptic, up to 5 cm long, serrate, hairy on both surfaces, petiole up to 10 mm long; flower clusters subglobose, 12-15 mm across, in axils of middle and upper leaves; flowers white or pink, 4-5 mm across, corolla tube slightly exserted from calyx.
Photographed from Gulmarg, Kashmir in July 


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Vicks Tulasi : 3 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (2)
This is cultivated as Vicks tulasi. Leaves have nice frangrance like vicks. Please Id for Botanical name.


Mentha arvensis…………the essential oil is rich in menthol and used in such products


yes, … history of BALM making goes back in india
its not just vicks though that name s the popularly remembered name embedded in our generation’s brain
nice pictures. by the way you had started an aromatic plants group.
are you active?



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Request for Id of this Lamiaceae member : 5 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (1)
Dear all, pls help in the id of this plant
It is a herb, with strong camphor like smell, cultivated in Ayurvedic garden


Mentha arvensis


Thanks, …, for the id.
Yes to me also appears close to images at Mentha arvensis L.


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SK783 09 OCT-2017:ID : 4 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (6)
Location :  Thula Khet, Pokhara, Nepal 

Date : 10 August 2017
Altitude : 2800 ft.
Lamiaceae  …???


Pl. check comparative images at efi site at family page of Lamiaceae.


I think appears close to images at Mentha arvensis L.

Thank you …! Nepali Names : जापानी पुदिना Jaapaani Pudinaa / बाबरी Baabaree  / पुदिना Pudina


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SK705 11 AUG-2017:ID : 8 posts by 4 authors. Attachments (7)

Location: Kathmandu, Nepal
Date: 5 August  2017
Altitude: 4500 ft.
Which Lamiaceae ??

Mentha sp.  


Mentha arvensis L.  ???
Leaves seems slight different !


Pl. check with images at Mentha arvensis
To me appears close.

Thank you …!
Nepali Name : जापानी पुदिना Jaapaanee Pudinaa / बाबरी Baabaree

Mentha arvensis


MS/ID/AUGUST/2020/13 – ID of Mentha sps. : 9 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (2)
Kindly ID the Mint. Could be pepper mint. Photographed in Mysore yesterday (25.9.20). Received from a contact for ID.


It has the aroma of peppermint


Mentha arvensis L. ?? 


Could this be Mentha arvensis var piperascens

Mentha arvensis var. piperascens Malinv. ex Holmes is a syn. of Mentha canadensis L. as per Catalogue of Life and WCSP.
As per distribution, it is not found in India as per Catalogue of Life and WCSP.
However, I could not find the difference between the two on the net.

Thanks … What is the final ID & citation ? 


I think it should be what … stated.


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Mentha Species : Nasik : 07JAN22 : AK – 08: 3 images.
Mentha Species seen in a plant nursery in Nasik.

The leaf had the taste of Peppermint.
Few tiny white flowers can be seen.


Maybe Mentha arvensis L. as per comparative images at Mentha


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