Mentha aquatica


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Noun1.Mentha aquatica - a European mint that thrives in wet placesMentha aquatica - a European mint that thrives in wet places; has a perfume like that of the bergamot orange; naturalized in eastern North America
mint - any north temperate plant of the genus Mentha with aromatic leaves and small mauve flowers
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Mentha piperita, is a medicinally important plant and commonly known as peppermint is a hybrid of Mentha spicata (spearmint) and Mentha aquatica (watermint).
Yn y ffos, roedd mintys y dwr (Mentha aquatica; Water Mint) yn blodeuo ac mi fydda i'n dotio at weld y rhain.
Mentha aquatica is a member of the mint family and roots readily either in wet ground or in water.
Peppermint, the sterile tetraploid hybrid of Mentha aquatica and Mentha spicata, is commonly cultivated for commercial production of the essential oil, the drug Menthae piperitae folium, and the fresh herb.
It is also common to find vases containing different species of mint (Mentha aquatica, M.pulegium, M.
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Mae 'na nifer o fintys sy'n tyfu'n wyllt yng Ngwledydd Prydain: un ohonyn nhw ydi mintys y dwer, (Mentha aquatica; water mint), ac maen bosibl mai hwn oedd un o'r rhai cynharaf i gael ei ddefnyddio.