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Family Lamiaceae or Labiatae

A family of herbaceous and woody plants. Many are aromatic. Flowers are fused with an upper and lower lip. Leaves are opposite with each pair at right angles to the next, or they may be whorled. Stems are often square.

About 236 genera. Currently in this database: 6 genera, 6 species

Callicarpa   (Beautyberry)

      CallicarpaAmericana (Beautyberry)

Lamium   (Deadnettle)

      Lamium amplexicaule (henbit)

Mentha   (Mint)

      Mentha piperita (peppermint)

Monarda   (Bee Balm)

      Monarda fistulosa (bee balm)
      Monarda punctata (horsemint)

Pycnanthemum   (Mountain Mint)

      Pycnanthemum incanum (hoary mountain mint)

Stachys   (Woundwort)

      Stachys hyssopifolia (hyssop hedge-nettle)

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