Definition, synonyms and picture of hierbabuena

hierbabuena

noun hierbabuena

Translation: spearmint

Definition of hierbabuena in Spanish

Planta herbácea de la familia de la menta que produce hierbabuena, de rizoma carnoso, estolones que se propagan rápidamente, tallo cuadrado, hojas dentadas y espigas estrechas de flores blancas o rosas.

Synonyms of hierbabuena in Spanish

hierba buena, yerbabuena

Definition of hierbabuena in English

Herbaceous plant of the mint family on which spearmint grows, with a fleshy rhizome, fast-spreading runners, a square stem, serrated leaves and narrow spikes of white or pink flowers.

Synonyms of hierbabuena in English

spearmint