Wild mint - Mentha arvensis
MNPS Threat Rank
Stems ascending or erect, 10–50 cm, mostly simple. Herbage densely to sparsely pubescent. Leaves short-petiolate; blade 2–7 cm long. Inflorescence of verticillasters in leaf axils. Flowers: calyx pubescent, 2–4 mm long, lobes acuminate; corolla purplish, 3–7 mm long, rarely 5-lobed (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX)
Circumboreal, south to CA, NM, TX, MO and WV (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).
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- Lesica, P., M. T. Lavin, and P. F. Stickney. 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. Fort Worth, TX: BRIT Press. viii + 771 p.