(1078) Mentha

Reference work entry

1926 XB. Discovered 1926 Dec. 7 by K. Reinmuth at Heidelberg.

Named after a planet of the mint family. (H 102)

See also the remark to planet  (1054). A. Patry, Nice, in 1958 found an identity between this planet and  (864) Aase (see the remarks for that planet, too).

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