What kind of mint is this?

AmberGreeneJuly 4, 2012

Hey everyone, I was wondering if yall could tell me what kind of mint this is? Atleast, I think it's mint!

http://i148.photobucket.com/albums/s18/runnin_wild56/0704021717-1.jpg

http://i148.photobucket.com/albums/s18/runnin_wild56/0704021718-1.jpg

This is some that my grandmaw found on the other side of the house.

http://i148.photobucket.com/albums/s18/runnin_wild56/0704021718a-1.jpg

:)

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fatamorgana2121(Zone 5/6)

Your pix:

The first two look rather like monarda. The last, a mint. Looks similar to a wild mint I rooted and planted in my gardens.

FataMorgana

    Bookmark   July 5, 2012 at 10:09AM
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AmberGreene

Thank you for posting the pictures, I wasn't sure how to!

The first one is definitely not a monarda, we have a few of those, this has the same type of leaves as the one in the pot, just bigger, I'll try to get a better picture today.

My grandmaw planted them over 20 years ago but doesn't remember what kind they are, she thinks they're peppermint.

    Bookmark   July 5, 2012 at 2:10PM
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AmberGreene

So sorry, went and looked it is Monarda!! I was thinking they had smaller leaves, my bad! Not sure why I thought that haha. Thank you!

    Bookmark   July 5, 2012 at 2:16PM
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