Lamiaceae Mentha arvensis L.

Canadian Mint

California Indian - Drug, Kidney Aid

Use documented by:
Murphey, Edith Van Allen, 1990, Indian Uses of Native Plants, Glenwood, Ill. Meyerbooks. Originally published in 1959, page 41

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Scientific name: Mentha arvensis L.
USDA symbol: MEAR4 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Canadian Mint
Family: Lamiaceae
Family (APG): Lamiaceae
Native American Tribe: California Indian
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Kidney Aid
Notes: Infusion of leaves taken for kidney complaint.

RECRD: 21011 id: 22604