Lamiaceae Mentha sp.


Kiowa - Food, Candy

Use documented by:
Vestal, Paul A. and Richard Evans Schultes, 1939, The Economic Botany of the Kiowa Indians, Cambridge MA. Botanical Museum of Harvard University, page 48

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Scientific name: Mentha sp.
Common names: Mint
Family: Lamiaceae
Family (APG): Lamiaceae
Native American Tribe: Kiowa
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Candy
Notes: Fresh leaves frequently chewed.

RECRD: 10901 id: 22800