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Mentha longifolia
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Mentha longifolia

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Mentha longifolia
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Mentha longifolia
Mentha spicata, Spearmint
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Mentha spicata, Spearmint
Mentha spicata, Spearmint
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Mentha spicata, Spearmint

Mentha arvensis, Field Mint
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Mentha arvensis, Field Mint
Mentha arvensis, Field Mint
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Mentha arvensis, Field Mint
Mentha x piperita, whole plant - juvenile
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Mentha x piperita, whole plant - juvenile

Mentha x piperita, leaf - basal or on lower stem
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Mentha x piperita, leaf - basal or on lower stem
Mentha x piperita, stem - showing leaf bases
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Mentha x piperita, stem - showing leaf bases
Mentha aquatica
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Mentha aquatica

Mentha aquatica
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Mentha aquatica
Mentha aquatica
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Mentha aquatica
Mentha aquatica
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Mentha aquatica

Mentha aquatica
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Mentha aquatica
Mentha aquatica
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Mentha aquatica

Associates · map
FamilyScientific name @ source (records)
Andrenidae  Perdita rhois @ UCRC_ENT (6)
Aphelinidae  Eretmocerus emiratus @ UCRC_ENTA (1)

Eretmocerus hayati @ UCRC_ENTA (1)

Eretmocerus sp_uae @ UCRC_ENTA (14)

Eretmocerus @ UCRC_ENTA (6)
Aphididae  Acyrthosiphon ( @ NCSU_ENT (1)

Aphis ( @ CSUC_TCN (3)

Ovatus crataegarius @ AMNH_PBI (10); NCSU (10)
Apidae  Anthophora neglecta @ LACM_ENTB (1)

Bombus bimaculatus @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Bombus californicus @ LACM_ENTB (1)

Bombus fervidus @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Bombus flavifrons @ EMEC (1)

Bombus griseocollis @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Bombus huntii @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Bombus melanopygus @ EMEC (1)

Bombus perplexus @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Diadasia ochracea @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Diadasia tropicalis @ UCRC_ENT (2)

Paratetrapedia albilabris @ AMNH_BEE (1)
Coccinellidae  Cycloneda polita @ I_LB (2)

Harmonia axyridis @ I_LB (1)
Colletidae  Hylaeus mesillae @ UCRC_ENT (8)

Hylaeus polifolii @ UCRC_ENT (1)
Megachilidae  Megachile gemula @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Megachile mendica @ AMNH_BEE (1)
Mymaridae  Anagrus @ UCRC_ENT (93)

Anagrus atomus @ UCRC_ENT (9)

Anagrus erythroneurae @ UCRC_ENT (202)
Reduviidae  Phymata fasciata @ UCR_ENT (1)

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Mentha L.
mint


General Information
Symbol: MENTH
Group: Dicot
Family: Lamiaceae
Duration:  
Growth Habit :  
Native Status : AK   I,N
CAN   I,N
HI   I
L48   I,N
PR   I,N
SPM   N
VI   I
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Native Status:
lower 48 status L48    Alaska status AK    Hawaii status HI    Puerto Rico status PR    Virgin Islands status VI    Navassa Island NAV    Canada status CAN    Greenland status GL    Saint Pierre and Michelon status SPM    North America NA   

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Synonyms

Classification

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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Asteridae
Order Lamiales
Family Lamiaceae ⁄ Labiatae – Mint family
Genus Mentha L. – mint

Subordinate Taxa

The Plants Database includes the following 13 species of Mentha . Click below on a thumbnail map or name for species profiles. Plant is native (blue) Native Plant is introduced Introduced Plant is introduced Native and Introduced Related taxa legend Distribution of <i>
Mentha aquatica</i>
L.
Mentha aquatica
water mint Distribution of <i>
Mentha arvensis</i>
L.
Mentha arvensis
wild mint Distribution of <i>
Mentha ×gracilis</i>
Sole (pro sp.) [<i>
arvensis × spicata</i>
]
Mentha ×gracilis [ arvensis × spicata ]
gingermint Distribution of <i>
Mentha ×muelleriana</i>
F.W. Schultz [<i>
arvensis ssp. arvensis × suaveolens</i>
]
Mentha ×muelleriana [ arvensis ssp. arvensis × suaveolens ]
mint Distribution of <i>
Mentha ×piperita</i>
L. (pro sp.) [<i>
aquatica × spicata</i>
]
Mentha ×piperita [ aquatica × spicata ]
peppermint Distribution of <i>
Mentha pulegium</i>
L.
Mentha pulegium
pennyroyal Distribution of <i>
Mentha requienii</i>
Benth.
Mentha requienii
mint Distribution of <i>
Mentha ×rotundifolia</i>
(L.) Huds. (pro sp.) [<i>
longifolia × suaveolens</i>
]
Mentha ×rotundifolia [ longifolia × suaveolens ]
Distribution of <i>
Mentha ×smithiana</i>
Graham [<i>
aquatica × arvensis</i>
]
Mentha ×smithiana [ aquatica × arvensis ]
Smith's mint Distribution of <i>
Mentha spicata</i>
L.
Mentha spicata
spearmint Distribution of <i>
Mentha suaveolens</i>
Ehrh.
Mentha suaveolens
apple mint Distribution of <i>
Mentha ×verticillata</i>
L., nom. inq. [<i>
aquatica × arvensis</i>
]
Mentha ×verticillata [ aquatica × arvensis ]
mint Distribution of <i>
Mentha ×villosa</i>
Huds. (pro sp.) [<i>
spicata × suaveolens</i>
]
Mentha ×villosa [ spicata × suaveolens ]
mint

Legal Status

Wetland Status

Interpreting Wetland Status

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Wildlife

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