Definition of Calamint. Meaning of Calamint. Synonyms of Calamint

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Definition of Calamint

Calamint
Calamint Cal"a*mint (-m[i^]nt), n. [OE. calamint, calemente (cf. F. calament) fr. L. calamintha, Gr. kalami`nqh, kala`minqos. See 1st Mint.] (Bot.) A genus of perennial plants (Calamintha) of the Mint family, esp. the C. Nepeta and C. Acinos, which are called also basil thyme.

Meaning of Calamint from wikipedia

- genus of plants that belongs to the family Lamiaceae. Commonly called the calamints, there are about eight species in the genus (around 30 before revisions...
- (synonym Calamintha nepeta), known as lesser calamint, is a perennial herb of the mint family. Lesser calamint is a perennial shrub, forming a compact mound...
- Clinopodium menthifolium, commonly known as the wood calamint or woodland calamint, is a species of flowering plant in the mint family, Lamiaceae. It...
- in the mint family known by the common names toothed savory and Florida calamint. It is native to Florida and Georgia in the United States. This bushy shrub...
- Clinopodium glabellum, the glade calamint, is a species of flowering plant in the mint family. It is native to the Nashville Basin of Tennessee, the Bluegr****...
- in the mint family known by the common names Ashe's savory and Ashe's calamint. It is native to Florida and Georgia in the United States. This bushy shrub...
- Rock thyme (Acinos alpinus) is a perennial plant of the family Lamiaceae. Synonyms include Calamintha alpina (L.) Lam., Thymus alpinus (L.), and Satureja...
- Cymbopogon spp.) Leptotes bicolor (Paraguay and southern Brazil) Lesser calamint (Calamintha nepeta), nipitella, nepitella (Italy) Licorice, liquorice (Glycyrrhiza...
- Calamintha grandiflora, the large-flowered calamint, showy calamint or mint savory, is a species of ornamental plant. It grows in certain mountains of...
- resulting cavity of each artichoke is stuffed a mixture of parsley, lesser calamint (in Rome called mentuccia), garlic, salt and pepper. At the end, all the...
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