- Flower nameJapanese Mint
- Scientific nameMentha canadensis var. piperascens
- Alias薄荷, 和種薄荷, Japanese peppermint, 加拿大薄荷, ハッカ, ニホンハッカ
- Place of originEurope, Western Asia and North Africa
- Place of floweringField
- Flowering seasonJuly, August
What is Japanese Mint
Japan Mint, Latin name: Mentha canadensis var. piperkescens , is a perennial herb of genus Mentha of family Lamiaceae native to Europe, Western Asia and North Africa. Used in the manufacture of menthol.
Generic name: Japan Mint, scientific name: Mentha canadensis var. piperascens, aka: East Asian wild mint, scientific name: Mentha canadensis var. piperascens, aka: Japanese species Mentha arvensis, Japanese peppermint, origin: Japan, distribution: all over Japan, East Asia, Habitat: wetlands, leaf: oblong, leaf: cross vs., leaf margin: sawtooth stock, rose: lip shape, flowering time places flowers in July to August, axil, Purpose: the manufacture of menthol.