Wild mint, Mentha arvensis var. villosa, native
Common names: wild mint and field mint
- a dicot in the Lamiaceae family -
wild (or field) mint rare on Swamp Trail
Rare on Swamp Trail in summertime
(has been photographed at Tule Lake)
Bloom in early summer, 2 feet tall, located on Swamp Trail path near number 12 marker. It has a pointed nettle type leaf, square main stem, and the flowering is very similar to the the white horehound, but lilac in color

link to UC Berkley flora image
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