Wild Florida Photo - Calamintha ashei

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Calamintha ashei

ASHE'S CALAMINT

ASHE'S SAVORY

ASHE'S CALAMINTHA

Synonym: Clinopodium ashei

Florida native

Threatened Florida species
 

An occassional plant of the sandhills and scrub of central Florida, it is also known to occur in one southeastern Georgia county. One of the distinguishing features of Calamintha ashei are the highly revolute leaves.

 
Calamintha ashei is a member of the Lamiaceae - Mint family.