Lamiaceae Mentha arvensis L.

Canadian Mint

Cheyenne - Drug, Antiemetic

Use documented by:
Grinnell, George Bird, 1972, The Cheyenne Indians - Their History and Ways of Life Vol.2, Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press, page 186

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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: Cheyenne
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Antiemetic
Notes: Decoction of ground stems and leaves taken to prevent vomiting.

RECRD: 2042 id: 22611