Flower Database

Spearmint

Basic information
Flower Name
Spearmint
Formal Name
Mentha spicata
Alias
阿蘭陀薄荷, Spearmint, Mentha spicata
Habitat
The Mediterranean
Morph
perennial grass
Comment
Spearmint, scientific name: Mentha spicata, is a perennial herb of Mentha genus of Lamiaceae family native to the Mediterranean coast. It is a favored is refreshingly sweet and mild aromatic herbs. In early summer give many white flowers in spikes. Leaves are pale green color Wrinkly, and have a serrated margin. Leaves and stems are used in the ingredients of a cake, such as food or herbal tea, gum, herbal bath, dried flowers, etc.
Common name:Spearmint , scientific name: mentha spicata, aka: Holland Mentha arvensis, midrihacka, origin: Mediterranean coast, herb height: 30-60 cm, leaf edge: serrated with, leaf color: green,flower, white, pale pink, flowering July to August.
Detailed information
Order
Lamiales
Family
Lamiaceae
Genus
Mentha
Species
M. spicata
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Spike Inflorescence
Petal shape
Labiate
Leaf type
Lanceolate
Leaf edge
Serrated
Flowering place
field Botanic garden park
Color
Pink, White
Season
Jul Aug
Height
30  ~ 60  [cm]
Diameter
0.2  ~ 0.3