Lamiaceae Mentha arvensis L.

Canadian Mint

Carrier, Southern - Drug, Pulmonary Aid

Use documented by:
Smith, Harlan I., 1929, Materia Medica of the Bella Coola and Neighboring Tribes of British Columbia, National Museum of Canada Bulletin 56:47-68, page 63

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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: Carrier, Southern
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Pulmonary Aid
Notes: Decoction of entire plant taken for 'lung affections' and colds.

RECRD: 89607 id: 22607