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Herbarium specimen: Mentha rubra

Taxon:Labiatae: Mentha rubra Sm.
named by Arthur Langford Still

I think this is M rubra Sm and Wallace again. The smell is right for this but not for M piperata

Other name:Lamiaceae: Mentha arvensis x aquatica x spicata = M. x smithiana R.A. Graham ("Tall Mint")
Filed in taxon folder:Labiatae: Mentha rubra Sm.
Collected by:Mr Job Edward Lousley
Collection date:7/9/1930
Locality:Great Britain, VC17 Surrey, Chobham, SU96, by pond on Coxe's Green near
ex herb:Mr Harold Stuart Thompson
exchanged:Watson Botanical Exchange Club
Institution:University of Birmingham (BIRM)
Image:Mentha rubra herbarium specimen from Chobham, VC17 Surrey in 1930 by Mr Job Edward Lousley.
fruits/flowers:mature flowers
notes:A form with very rounded bracts
Passed by V Fraser

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+Mentha rubraGB, VC35 Monmouthshire, TinternHarold Stuart Thompson
Job Edward Lousley

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Documented by mossysal on 7th September 2010.

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