What type of herb?

TropPlanterJuly 8, 2014

I have found a plant in my garden that had sprouted with out my knowing. I narrowed it down to a herb by asking around. So I didn't taste it just in case. But I really like this plant so I want to keep it. But each plant always needs some sort of special things. So if you can please figure out what this is?

This post was edited by TropPlanter on Tue, Jul 8, 14 at 16:09

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eibren(z6PA)

It looks a bit like catnip, but I'm not entirely convinced.

If it has a square stem, it is some kind of mint. If you crush a leaf, is there a fragrance?

Here is a link that might be useful: Google catnip photos

    Bookmark   July 8, 2014 at 9:30PM
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CA Kate

Yes, does it have a scent? It looks very much like Lemon Balm.

    Bookmark   July 9, 2014 at 9:52PM
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floral_uk z.8/9 SW UK

Not Lemon Balm imo. That is less toothed and not matt. Much more like nepeta. A picture of the whole plant would be helpful.

    Bookmark   July 10, 2014 at 4:36AM
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jaynine

Plectranthus amboinicus?

    Bookmark   July 14, 2014 at 7:10PM
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