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smelly pkant
smelly pkant  
Hi, Tracy. Can you help me identify this fragrant plant?
Besides the pungent, almost minty scent, the leaves are
soft, fuzzy. A stem may shoot up to nearly 3-4 feet! It reroots
easily in water, producing fine, silky white roots in just two or
three days; it is generally prolific.

Hi Roy,
  The plant is a Glechoma Hederacea 'Variegata'. Commonly known as a variegated Creeping Charlie.
Creeping Charlie is a member of the mint family, which accounts for it's strong, minty fragrance.

I hope this helps. If you have any questions or need additional information please don't hesitate to ask.

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