yerba mate
yerba mate(
yehr
-
bah
 
mah
-
teh
)
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (botany)
a. yerba mate
Los locales utilizan la yerba mate para hacer una infusión.The locals use yerba mate to make an infusion.
b. mate
Por suerte, la peste no afectó la yerba mate.Luckily, the pest didn't affect the mate.
c. maté
En la región hay muchas plantaciones de té y de yerba mate.There are many plantations of tea and maté in the region.
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