Scientific Name: Mentha cervina Form: Irregular
Common Name:water spearmint, Hart's pennyroyalTexture:Medium
Family Name:LamiaceaeHabit: Upright
Plant Type: Herbaceous perennial Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.2 - 0.4m x 0.3 - 0.6m
Origin: Hardiness Zone:Zone 4: (-34 to -29 C)
Leaves: Simple, Opposite, Glabrous, Linear
Flowers: Verticillaster, Blue, White, Violet, Jul- Aug- Sep
Fruit: Schizocarp
Exposure: Full sun
Soil or Media:
Landscape Uses: Aquatic - ponds, Herb, Attract beneficial insects
Key ID Features:Leaves opposite, lance shaped, spearmint smell; florets forming globular clusters at peduncle nodes.