Calflora
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.

Bloom Period
Family: LAMIACEAE  
Genus: Mentha
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Communities: (many plant communities), wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Mentha arvensis ssp. borealis
PLANTS: Mentha glabrior
PLANTS: Mentha gentilis
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More information about  Mentha arvensis
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (MEAR4)


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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 12, 2019).