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Corn mint

Mentha arvensis

Corn mint is a member of the Mentha family. Its botanical name is Mentha arvensis. The scientific name epithet arvensis means 'found on cultivated land'.Corn mint is a herb deciduous, it will shed its leaves annually. Normally grows with a forb-like habit.

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How to grow Corn mint

See our list of companion Plants for Corn mint to see which plants you should plant in close proximity to encourage growth.

Growing Corn mint from seed

Transplanting Corn mint

Common Corn mint problems

These problems, diseases and pests are known to affect Corn mint plants:

Corn mint Etymology

The botanical epithet is from the Latin arvensis meaning “found on cultivated land”

Other names for Corn mint

Field mint, Wild mint, Mint

Mentha gentilis

Corn mint care instructions

How long does Corn mint take to grow?

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Popular varieties of Corn mint

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