Lamiaceae Mentha arvensis L.

Canadian Mint

Cheyenne - Drug, Love Medicine

Use documented by:
Hart, Jeff, 1992, Montana Native Plants and Early Peoples, Helena. Montana Historical Society Press, page 64

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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: Love Medicine
Notes: Leaves chewed and placed on body for improved love life.

RECRD: 45559 id: 22617