help | home

Herbarium specimen: Mentha aquatica x spicata = M. x piperita

Taxon:Lamiaceae: Mentha aquatica x spicata = M. x piperita L. ("Peppermint")
Filed in taxon folder:Lamiaceae: Mentha aquatica x spicata = M. x piperita L. ("Peppermint")
Collected by:Mr Arthur Bennett
Collection date:1888
Locality:Cultivated Great Britain, VC17 Surrey, Croydon, TQ36, Root from Cornwall by W Curnow Hort Croydon
ex herb:Mr William Hadden Beeby
Institution:South London Botanical Institute (SLBI)
Image:Mentha aquatica x spicata = M. x piperita herbarium specimen from Croydon, VC17 Surrey in 1888 by Mr Arthur Bennett.
collector's number:1223
fruits/flowers:mature flowers
notes:Site details are now in line with other specimens. There seems to be confusion between the collector W Curnow and the place Porthcurno.
Filing note:Mentha pubescens (longifolia x aquatica)

Inferred details are marked.

Related specimens

Other specimens with similar collection dates, collectors or localities.

+Mentha aquatica x spicata = M. x piperitaGB, VC17 Surrey, Croydon CultivatedArthur Bennett1888SLBI

Show in Google Earth

This sheet was documented by volunteers from the herbarium@home project.

Log-in to edit this specimen or crop examples of handwriting.

Documented by portwild on 14th April 2013.

There are comments on the message board about this herbarium sheet.

herbaria@home > specimen search