Mentha ×piperita L.
Sp.Pl. 576 (1753)

Conservation Code: Not threatened
Naturalised Status: Alien to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Wednesday 15 August 2007

Aromatic rhizomatous, perennial, herb, 0.2-1 m high. Fl. blue-purple-pink, Dec or Feb to May. Sandy clay or clay, peaty sand. Swampy areas, lake edges, river banks, disturbed grounds.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Swan Coastal Plain.

IBRA Subregions: Perth.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Rockingham.