EPPO Global Database

Mentha arvensis(MENAR)

Overview
Last modification: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO code: MENAR
  • Preferred name: Mentha arvensis
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

All Europe, Black Sea, Caucasus, Siberia, extending to eastern Asia and North America, if M. canadensis is treated as synonymous (it is often treated as a separate subspecies or species).  

WSSA list of weeds in North America


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Mentha canadensis Linnaeus
Mentha haplocalyx Briquet

Common names
Name Language
полска мента Bulgarian
menta arvense Catalan
máta rolní Czech
agermynte Danish
ager-mynte Danish
Ackerminze German
Feldminze German
Kornminze German
μέντα Greek
corn mint English (GB)
field mint English (US)
asanda Spanish
hierbabuena Spanish
hierba buena de burro Spanish
hierbabuena de los campos Spanish
menta Spanish
menta de burro Spanish
menta japonesa Spanish
té del río Spanish
põldmünt Estonian
rantaminttu Finnish
baume des champs French
menthe commune French
menthe des champs French
menthe sauvage French
pouliot-thym French
poljska metvica Croatian
mezei menta Hungarian
menta campestre Italian
menta dei campi Italian
menta selvatica Italian
mentastro Italian
ハッカ Japanese
ヨウシュハッカ Japanese
hakka Japanese
yôshuhakka Japanese
dirvinė mėta Lithuanian
tīruma mētra Latvian
akkermunt Dutch
pepermunt Dutch
åkermynte Norwegian
mięta polna Polish
hortelã-brava Portuguese
izma cerbului Romanian
мята полевая Russian
mäta roľná Slovak
njivska meta Slovene
mendra e fushës Albanian
пољска метвица Serbian
пољска нана Serbian
åkermynta Swedish
kır nanesi Turkish
м'ята польова Ukrainian
bò hé Chinese
薄荷 Chinese