Herbarium specimen: Mentha arvensis
|Taxon:||Lamiaceae: Mentha arvensis L. ("Corn Mint")|
|Filed in taxon folder:||Lamiaceae: Mentha arvensis L. ("Corn Mint")|
|Collected by:||Ida Mary Roper|
|Locality:||Great Britain, VC6 North Somerset, Cambridge Batch, ST5269, Oatfield|
|ex herb:||Ida Mary Roper|
Mr Job Edward Lousley
Botanical Exchange Club of The British Isles
|Institution:||South London Botanical Institute (SLBI)|
|notes:||"A little less hairy than usual, but otherwise quite typical. The very broad, almost orbicular leaves and short petioles are characteristic of the variety. The plaiting or rugosity of the fresh leaves is lost in drying" - Fraser|
|Filing note:||Mentha arvensis var. praecox|
Other specimens with similar collection dates, collectors or localities.
|+||Mentha arvensis||GB, VC6 North Somerset, Bristol||Ida Mary Roper||2/8/1928||K|
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Documented by cinderella on 30th April 2013.
Checked by mossysal