horsemint


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Synonyms for horsemint

an annual horsemint of central and western United States and northern Mexico

tall erect perennial or annual having lanceolate leaves and heads of purple-spotted creamy flowers

a coarse Old World wild water mint having long leaves and spikelike clusters of flowers

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The 30 people who attended saw and sampled a variety of locally-grown weeds and plants, including oxalis (which looks like a shamrock and has an acidic taste), daylilies (often used in Chinese cuisine, but some species can be toxic) and horsemint (which has white/purplish flowers, a strong scent and flavor comparable to garden mint).
Bee balm Monarda didyma, is also known as bergamot, Oswego tea, and horsemint.
Horsemint, after it dries, is a dark slate gray color and very hard.
English Horsemint has carminative (reduces gas and bowel pains) and stimulant effects.