Lamiaceae Mentha arvensis L.

Canadian Mint

Sanpoil - Drug, Panacea

Use documented by:
Ray, Verne F., 1932, The Sanpoil and Nespelem: Salishan Peoples of Northeastern Washington, University of Washington Publications in Anthropology, Vol. 5, page 218

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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: Sanpoil
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Panacea
Notes: Infusion of leaves given to children for 'illnesses of a general nature.'

RECRD: 89611 id: 22752