Taxon  Report   10635 
Mentha canadensis  L.
Wild mint
Mentha canadensis
© 2015 Barry Breckling
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Mentha canadensis
© 2012 Vernon Smith
Mentha canadensis
© 2015 Barry Breckling
Mentha canadensis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Mentha canadensis
© 2013 Aaron Arthur
Genus: Mentha
(many plant communities), wetland-riparian
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2
PLANTS accepted name: Mentha arvensis
Alternate Names:
(according to)

TJM2: Mentha arvensis var. canadensis
TJM2: Mentha arvensis var. villosa
More information about  Mentha canadensis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 24, 2018).

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