Taxon  Report   5412 
Mentha ×piperita  L.
peppermint
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
© 2007 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
Mentha Xpiperita
© 2008 Louis-M. Landry
Family: LAMIACEAE  
Genus: Mentha
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Mentha aquatica var. crispa
PLANTS: Mentha crispa
PLANTS: Mentha dumetorum
TJM2: Mentha citrata
 Information about  Mentha ×piperita  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (MEPI)

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 01, 2014).

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