Taxon  Report   5412 
Mentha ×piperita  L.
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Mentha ×piperita, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Mentha Xpiperita
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California
Genus: Mentha
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Mentha aquatica var. crispa
PLANTS: Mentha crispa
PLANTS: Mentha dumetorum
TJM2: Mentha citrata
More information about  Mentha ×piperita
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Feb 18, 2018).

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