Lamiaceae Mentha arvensis L.

Canadian Mint

Hopi - Food, Spice

Use documented by:
Vestal, Paul A, 1940, Notes on a Collection of Plants from the Hopi Indian Region of Arizona Made by J. G. Owens in 1891, Botanical Museum Leaflets (Harvard University) 8(8):153-168, page 165

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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: Hopi
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Spice
Notes: Boiled with mush for flavor.

RECRD: 10710 id: 22657