1. [ noun ] (botany) trailing European aromatic plant of the mint family having rounded leaves and small purplish flowers often grown in hanging baskets; naturalized in North America; sometimes placed in genus Nepeta
Synonyms: alehoof gill-over-the-ground runaway_robin Glechoma_hederaceae Nepeta_hederaceae ground_ivy
Related terms: vine Glechoma
2. [ noun ] (botany) low-growing strongly aromatic perennial herb of southern Europe to GB naturalized in United States
Synonyms: Calamintha_nepeta Calamintha_nepeta_glantulosa Satureja_nepeta Satureja_calamintha_glandulosa lesser_calamint
Related terms: calamint
Similar spelling:   field_brome