• peppermint
  • Outside of its native range, areas where peppermint was formerly grown for oil often have an abundance of feral plants, and it is considered invasive in Australia, the Galápagos Islands, New Zealand, and the United States in the Great Lakes region, noted since 1843. (wikipedia.org)
  • Peppermint oil has a high concentration of natural pesticides, mainly pulegone (found mainly in Mentha arvsis var. (wikipedia.org)
  • species
  • spicata-most of species range It is a herbaceous, rhizomatous, perennial plant growing 30-100 cm tall, with variably hairless to hairy stems and foliage, and a wide-spreading fleshy underground rhizome. (wikipedia.org)
  • Many species in the mint family are native to natural plant communities of North America. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Some of the more interesting and attractive groups of native species include the skullcaps ( Scutellaria ) spp. (encyclopedia.com)
  • is a species in the genus Mentha (mint) native to Europe, western and central Asia (east to Nepal and the far west of China), and northern and southern (but not tropical) Africa. (wikipedia.org)
  • While the species that make up the Mentha genus are widely distributed and can be found in many environments, most grow best in wet environments and moist soils. (wikipedia.org)
  • The list below includes all of the taxa recognized as species in recent works on Mentha. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2004, a molecular phylogenetic study indicated both of these species should be included in Mentha. (wikipedia.org)
  • Gaultheria procumbens, also called the eastern teaberry, the checkerberry, the boxberry, or the American wintergreen, is a species of Gaultheria native to northeastern North America from Newfoundland west to southeastern Manitoba, and south to Alabama. (wikipedia.org)
  • Some of these species are exotics (not native to Montana) and some species have been designated as Species of Concern. (wikipedia.org)
  • Exotic species have been deliberately or accidentally introduced to areas outside of their native geographic range and are able to reproduce and maintain sustainable populations in these areas. (wikipedia.org)
  • Species of Concern are native taxa that are at-risk due to declining population trends, threats to their habitats, restricted distribution, and/or other factors. (wikipedia.org)
  • The flora of the Falkland Islands comprises 178 native species (marked * in the list below), 219 non-native species ('†') and 6 of uncertain status. (wikipedia.org)
  • The native flora of Saskatchewan includes vascular plants, plus additional species of other plants and plant-like organisms such as algae, lichens and other fungi, and mosses. (wikipedia.org)
  • Non-native species of plants are recorded as established outside of cultivation in Saskatchewan, of these some non-native species remain beneficial for gardening, and agriculture, where others have become invasive, noxious weeds. (wikipedia.org)
  • Of the 16 species of fish identified, 13 are native and four are endemic to the region. (wikipedia.org)
  • limonene
  • revealed carvacrol (41.51%), p-cymene (18.36%), γ-terpinene (17.03%) and thymol (4.86%) as major constituents, and the essential oil from Mentha spicata L. contained piperitona (81.18%), piperitenone (14.57%) and limonene (1.47%) as the principal components. (scirp.org)
  • North America
  • 1753. Altervista Flora Italiana, Menta romana, Mentha spicata L. includes photos + distribution maps for Europe + North America Biota of North America Program, 2013 county distribution map Huxley, A., ed. (1992). (wikipedia.org)
  • Native to North America, the hardy and tangy-tasting cranberry (Vaccinium macrocarpon) was a dietary mainstay for Native Americans and early American settlers long before it became a Thanksgiving table staple. (greensidefundraising.com)
  • Raspberry bushes are native to North America but are cultivated in other countries including Canada. (vaporizergiant.com)
  • grown
  • Plant in flower Flowers 1887 illustration Grown in Malaysia "Mentha L". Germplasm Resources Information Network. (wikipedia.org)
  • Plants
  • In the Healer's Garden, visitors can see, smell, and touch a collection of plants used for medicinal purposes for 250 years or more by Cajun, Creole, African-American, and Native American people in this area of South Louisiana known as Acadiana. (vermilionville.org)
  • Interpreted as a garden appropriate to the 1850s, with plants that are either native or that were Imported prior to 1900, 'La Maison du Traiteur' represents a time in Acadiana when physicians were scarce, pharmacies non-existent and traiteurs commonplace. (vermilionville.org)
  • leaves
  • The objective of the present study was the characterization of the essential oils from the fresh leaves of Lippia origanoides and Mentha spicata and the evaluation of the antioxidant and insecticidal activities of these essential oils. (scirp.org)
  • plant
  • The generic name Mentha is derived from the story of the goddess Perse-phone, who was jealous of Pluto's love for the nymph Minthe, and transformed her rival into a common garden plant. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Traditionally, traiteurs used a combination of native plant remedies and prayer in their healing practices. (vermilionville.org)
  • Provided by Kentucky Native Plant Society . (usda.gov)
  • The plant has been used by various tribes of Native Americans for medicinal purposes. (wikipedia.org)