Ask a Question forum: mentha x villosa

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ldinuccio
Jan 10, 2014 8:25 PM CST
I sent away for 2 peppermint plants and I received mentha x villosa. Aren't these spearmint, or is this peppermint? I can't find the answer anywhere on the net. Thanks in advance!
Name: Dave Whitinger
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dave
Jan 10, 2014 8:31 PM CST

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Mojito Mint (Mentha x villosa) is the so called "Mojito Mint" and is different than peppermint. You can see peppermint at Peppermint (Mentha x piperita)

ldinuccio
Jan 10, 2014 8:58 PM CST
Aww bummer...but thanks Dave!
Name: Dave Whitinger
Jacksonville, Texas (Zone 8b)
Region: Texas Million Pollinator Garden Challenge Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Permaculture Raises cows
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dave
Jan 11, 2014 7:50 AM CST

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I tip my hat to you.

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