Definition of Mentha citrata
1. Noun. Mint with leaves having perfume like that of the bergamot orange.
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Literary usage of Mentha citrata
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1. Proceedings of the American Pharmaceutical Association at the Annual Meeting by American Pharmaceutical Association, National Pharmaceutical Convention, American Pharmaceutical Association Meeting (1904)
"Oil of mentha citrata, Ehr.— Constants.—Schimmel & Co. have examined two oils distilled in Florida from mentha citrata, a plant known as " bergamot mint. ..."
2. Memoirs of the Torrey Botanical Club by Torrey Botanical Club (1894)
"3279. .Mentha Canadensis L. Sp. Pl. 577 (1753). Mentha borealis Michx. Fl. Bor. Am. a: 2 (1803). 3280. mentha citrata Ehrh. Beitr. 7 : 150(1792). ..."
3. Flora Medica; a Botanical Account of All the More Important Plants Used in by John Lindley (1838)
"mentha citrata Ehr. furnishes a fragrant oil, very much the odour of bergamot. 1003. Mentha rotundifolia Linn.~\ have been in repute as sto- 1004. ..."