Plant ID forum: Plant Id please

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Tel aviv, Israel
Feb 6, 2018 5:17 PM CST
My brother received this plant as a present from some friends but misplaced the identity card that came with it. Apparently this plant is used as food seasoning(That's what the friends who gave this to him remember) but don't take my word for it...that's way I am asking after all Smiling
Thank You!
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Name: Joshua
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Feb 6, 2018 5:19 PM CST


Looks like a variety of mint. Does it have a strong smell when you rub one of the leaves?
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Tel aviv, Israel
Feb 6, 2018 5:42 PM CST
When I smell it alone it doesn't have any smell but when I rub one of the leaves it has a little soft smell that reminds me of a lemon.
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Feb 6, 2018 6:22 PM CST
Perhaps Lemon Balm...
Tel aviv, Israel
Feb 6, 2018 7:27 PM CST
Hmm it does look very much like a Lemon Balm but from the pictures I compered it with a Lemon Balm, the Lemon Balm did not have those hair like things(excuse me for not knowing whats it called because I am no plant expert) on the leaves...
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Sunset Zone 28, AHS Heat Zone 9, USDA zone 8b~"Leaf of Faith"
Name: Courtney Cahoon
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Feb 9, 2018 8:44 PM CST
Similar looking herbs
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