Brief Description: Perennial, herbaceous plant. Ascending to upright sprouts, with height up to 40 cm. Small, ellipsoid to almost circular leaves. Flowers in dense whorls. Rosy or violet corolla. It bears flowers from June until September. 
Bibliography: Γεννάδιος Π. 1959. Λεξικόν Φυτολογικόν. Αθήναι. Εκδοτική Αθηνών 1983. Εκπαιδευτική Ελληνική Εγκυκλοπαίδεια, Τόμος 10, Φυτολογία. Αθήνα. Harley R. M. 1982. Mentha L. In: Davis P. H. (ed.) Flora of Turkey and the East Aegean Islands 7: 384-394. Edinburgh. 
Particular Features: Species with pharmaceutical properties. 
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