eau de cologne mint


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Noun1.eau de cologne mint - mint with leaves having perfume like that of the bergamot orangeeau de cologne mint - mint with leaves having perfume like that of the bergamot orange
mint - any north temperate plant of the genus Mentha with aromatic leaves and small mauve flowers
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Hang a few sprigs of eau de cologne mint under the hot water tap when drawing a bath and it will revive your flagging spirits at the end of a stressful day.
Eau de Cologne mint is also recommended by the RHS to be an excellent attractant and nectar source for bees and other beneficial insects and ironically to keep the pesky ones away.
Keep insects from your garden YOU won't need fly screens at doors and windows if you grow insectrepellent herbs such as anise, hyssop, rue, eau de Cologne mint, tansy, artemisia, woodruff and lavender.
If you have a low wall where people may sit, plant some species with scented leaves - good choices include scented-leaved pelargoniums, lemon-scented verbena, thyme, pineapple sage and eau de Cologne mint.