1. Family: Lamiaceae Martinov
    1. Genus: Mentha L.
      1. Mentha arvensis L.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Europe to Kamchatka and Nepal.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Afghanistan, Altay, Austria, Baltic States, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, Buryatiya, Central European Rus, Colorado, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, East European Russia, Finland, France, Føroyar, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Irkutsk, Italy, Kamchatka, Kazakhstan, Kirgizstan, Krasnoyarsk, Magadan, Nepal, Netherlands, North Caucasus, North European Russi, Northwest European R, Norway, Poland, Romania, South European Russi, Spain, Svalbard, Sweden, Switzerland, Tadzhikistan, Transcaucasus, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuva, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, West Himalaya, West Siberia, Yakutskiya, Yugoslavia

    Introduced into:

    Alberta, Bangladesh, British Columbia, California, Canary Is., Haiti, Illinois, Labrador, Manitoba, Mexico Northwest, Montana, New Brunswick, New Mexico, New Zealand North, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Oregon, Prince Edward I., Québec, Saskatchewan, Tennessee, Vermont, Washington, Wyoming

    Mentha arvensis L. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Schultz, F. [125], France K000494757
    Schultz, F. [727], France K000494759
    Schultz, F. [126], France K000494758
    Schultz, F. [538], France K000494760
    Schultz, F. [538], France K000494761
    Schultz, F. [125], France K000494764
    Schultz, F. [1116], France K000494762
    Fraser, J. [s.n.], Great Britain K000929994
    Fraser, J. [s.n.], Great Britain K000929995
    Fraser, J. [s.n.], Great Britain K000929996
    Fraser, J. [1], Great Britain K000929998
    Fraser, J. [s.n.], Great Britain K000929999
    Fraser, J. [s.n.], Great Britain K000930000
    Fraser, J. [s.n.], Great Britain K000494729
    Fraser, J. [s.n.], Great Britain K000494728
    Fraser, J. [s.n.], Great Britain K000494732
    Fraser, J. [s.n.], Great Britain K000494727
    Fraser, J. [s.n.], Great Britain K000494725
    Fraser, J. [s.n.], Great Britain K000494724
    Fraser, J. [s.n.], Great Britain K000494753
    Fraser, J. [s.n.], Great Britain K000494721
    Fraser, J. [s.n.], Great Britain K000494722
    Fraser, J. [s.n.], Great Britain K000494723
    Otanes, F. [18328], Philippines K000855798
    Cuming, H. [1718], Philippines K000855796
    Merrill, E.D. [840], Philippines K000855797
    s.coll. [s.n.], Indonesia K000855790
    s.coll. [3977], Malaysia K000855795
    Wedgwood, M.L. [s.n.], Great Britain K000929997
    Sole, W. [s.n.] K000929991
    Sole, W. [s.n.] K000929992
    Webster, A. [1225], Great Britain K000494726
    Lindeberg, C.J. [s.n.], Sweden K000494754
    Borbás, V. [2171], Hungary K000494755
    Borbás, V. [2174], Hungary K000494756
    Callay, A. [3676], France K000494763

    First published in Sp. Pl.: 577 (1753)

    Accepted by

    • Gilman, A.V. (2015). New flora of Vermont Memoirs of the New York Botanical Garden 110: 1-614.
    • Ackerfield, J. (2015). Flora of Colorado: 1-818. BRIT Press.
    • Bailey, C. & al. (2015). Guide to the Vascular Plants of Tennessee: 1-813. University of Tennessee press.
    • Larson, J., Reif, B., Nelson, B.E. & Hartman, R.L. (2014). Floristic studies in North Central New Mexico, U.S.A. the Sange de Cristo mountains Journal of the Botanical Research Institute of Texas 8: 271-303.
    • Mohlenbrock, R.H. (2014). Vascular Flora of Illinois. A Field Guide, ed. 4: 1-536. Southern Illinois University Press, Carbondale.
    • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
    • Dobignard, A. & Chatelain, C. (2012). Index synonymique de la flore d'Afrique du nord 4: 1-431. Éditions des conservatoire et jardin botaniques, Genève.
    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
    • Castroviejo, S. & al. (eds.) (2010). Flora Iberica 12: 1-650. Real Jardín Botánico, CSIC, Madrid.
    • Khanam, M. & Hassan, M.A. (2008). Lamiaceae Flora of Bangladesh 58: 1-161. Bangladesh National Herbarium, Dhaka.
    • Malyschev, L.I. (ed.) (2006). Flora of Siberia 11: 1-310. Scientific Publishers, Inc., Enfield, Plymouth.
    • Aver'ianov, L.V. & al. (2006). Illyustrirovannyi opredelitel' rastenii Leningradskoi oblasti: 1-799. Nauka, Moskva.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Webb, C.J., Sykes, W.R & Garnock-Jones, P.J. (1988). Flora of New Zealand 4: 1-1365. R.E.Owen, Government Printer, Wellington.
    • Van Heurck, H. & De Beucker, J.I. (1861). Antwerpsche Analytische Flora 1: 1-192. Drukkerij der weduwe Jos. Van Ishoven, Antwerpen.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Gilman, A.V. (2015). New flora of Vermont Memoirs of the New York Botanical Garden 110: 1-614.
    • Ackerfield, J. (2015). Flora of Colorado: 1-818. BRIT Press.
    • Bailey, C. & al. (2015). Guide to the Vascular Plants of Tennessee: 1-813. University of Tennessee press.
    • Larson, J., Reif, B., Nelson, B.E. & Hartman, R.L. (2014). Floristic studies in North Central New Mexico, U.S.A. the Sange de Cristo mountains Journal of the Botanical Research Institute of Texas 8: 271-303.
    • Mohlenbrock, R.H. (2014). Vascular Flora of Illinois. A Field Guide, ed. 4: 1-536. Southern Illinois University Press, Carbondale.
    • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
    • Castroviejo, S. & al. (eds.) (2010). Flora Iberica 12: 1-650. Real Jardín Botánico, CSIC, Madrid.
    • Aver'ianov, L.V. & al. (2006). Illyustrirovannyi opredelitel' rastenii Leningradskoi oblasti: 1-799. Nauka, Moskva.
    • Charkevicz, S.S. (ed.) (1995). Plantae Vasculares Orientalis Extremi Sovietici 7: 1-394. Nauka, Leningrad.
    • Webb, C.J., Sykes, W.R & Garnock-Jones, P.J. (1988). Flora of New Zealand 4: 1-1365. R.E.Owen, Government Printer, Wellington.

    Sources

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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0