Species Detail

Hedeoma pulegioides L. Purs.
False Pennyroyal


Scientific Name:  
Hedeoma pulegioides L. Purs.
Common Name:  
False Pennyroyal
Myaamia Name:  
Uses:  
Medicinal
Harvest Seasons:  
Summer, Spring
Habitats:  
Beech-Maple Forest, Oak Forest including Oak-Hickory, Beech-Oak-Maple Mixed Mesophytic
Locations:  
Undetermined
Growth Forms:  
Herb

Myaamia Archival Sources  
Hedeoma pulegioides L. Purs.
Reference Source Reference Type Archival Data Comments
Rafert, S. 1992 Use - Medicinal  tea used as a blood thinner or conditioner; similar to sassafras
Botanical Sources  
Hedeoma pulegioides L. Purs.
Reference Source Notes Data Comments
Gleason, H.A. & Cronquist, A. 1991   Occurs in upland woods
Related Sources  
Hedeoma pulegioides L. Purs.
Reference Source Notes Data Comments
Bush, L. L 1996   Human charred remains of Hedeoma pulegioides recovered from historic Miami Village at the forks of the Wabash (Ft Wayne), 1795-1812 (Ehler Site).