All Things Gardening forum: What is this plant

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Crystal9393
Apr 26, 2017 10:51 AM CST
Has a sweet smell to it
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pepper23
Apr 26, 2017 7:22 PM CST
Makes me think of mint or lemon balm.
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piksihk
Apr 27, 2017 8:16 PM CST
pepper23 said:Makes me think of mint or lemon balm.

I agree- have both mint and lemon balm.
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Jai_Ganesha
Apr 28, 2017 1:40 AM CST
Crush a leaf and smell it. Due to the leaf plan and square-shaped stems it is definitely in the mint family. But there are tons of species there.
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Danita
Apr 28, 2017 5:06 AM CST
Square stems are not exclusive to the mint family (Lamiaceae.)

My first guess would be Lantana (Verbenaceae) but it's hard to say for certain at this point.

Lantana (Lantana camara)

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