Lamiaceae Mentha arvensis L.

Canadian Mint

Chippewa - Food, Spice

Use documented by:
Gilmore, Melvin R., 1933, Some Chippewa Uses of Plants, Ann Arbor. University of Michigan Press, page 140

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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: Chippewa
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Spice
Notes: Leaves used to add flavor to certain meats in cooking.

RECRD: 32010 id: 22623