Taxon  Report   5413 
Mentha arvensis  L.
American Wild Mint,  Field mint, Marsh Mint, wild mint
Mentha arvensis , a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
 

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Mentha arvensis
© 2003 Steve Matson
Mentha arvensis
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Mentha arvensis
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Communities: (many plant communities), wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: LAMIACEAE  
Genus: Mentha
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
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PLANTS: Mentha arvensis ssp. borealis
PLANTS: Mentha glabrior
PLANTS: Mentha gentilis
PLANTS: Mentha canadensis
PLANTS: Mentha arvensis var. villosa
PLANTS: Mentha arvensis var. sativa
PLANTS: Mentha arvensis var. lanata
PLANTS: Mentha arvensis var. glabrata
PLANTS: Mentha arvensis var. canadensis
PLANTS: Mentha arvensis ssp. haplocalyx
PLANTS: Mentha penardii
 Information about  Mentha arvensis  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (MEAR4)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 20, 2014).

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