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Any idea what Kant this is ?

Hello, 
This is growing to about 3 feet high, when touched the leaves have a faint sort of minty smell, any help would be very welcome

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  • BenCottoBenCotto RutlandPosts: 3,682
    Maybe Nepeta racemosa Snowflake
  • DovefromaboveDovefromabove Central Norfolk UKPosts: 78,220
    edited August 2021
    Is the stem square in cross section? 

    Could  the scent be described as lemony rather than minty?

    it looks a lot like Lemon Balm that’s got rather rampant  …  Melissa officinalis
    “I am not lost, for I know where I am. But however, where I am may be lost.” Winnie the Pooh







  • DovefromaboveDovefromabove Central Norfolk UKPosts: 78,220
    This is ours 
    Lemon balm
    “I am not lost, for I know where I am. But however, where I am may be lost.” Winnie the Pooh







  • hello,
    the stem is more round than square, yes,  I suppose I can best describe it as a citrus sort of smell
  • many thanks
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