Calamintha nepita


Calamint, mint                                                                                 Αγριοριγάνη                                                          


Labiatae - mint family                                                                                    Dicot.

 
 
 
 

With tiny flowers of palest blue, Calamintha nepeta, not only remains green but continues to flower throughout the summer months. The light green leaves, splashed with white, emit a minty aroma when crushed. The plant is found in fields, olive groves and roadsides and likes to grow in cracks of walls and steps.

 

6-8mm 10-20cm W                                            JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC

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