need to purchase this

lizmerrillJanuary 23, 2013

I am need to find either the seeds or the dried leaves of the plant, Hyptis crenata, or brazilian mint.
Does anyone know a source to purchase the dried leaves or the seeds?


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As far as I know mint is not very good coming true from seed as it readily crosses with any other mint in the area.

Probably a difficult task but if you could find someone that has a plant that could give, trade or sell you some cuttings might work best.

    Bookmark   January 31, 2013 at 9:00PM
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flora_uk(SW UK 8/9)

gicore - Hyptis crenata, although called 'mint' is not a member of the genus Mentha so the problem with crossing doesn't arise.

    Bookmark   February 3, 2013 at 1:50PM
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