Species Detail

Nepeta cataria L.
Catnip


Scientific Name:  
Nepeta cataria L.
Common Name:  
Catnip
Myaamia Name:  
Uses:  
Medicinal
Harvest Seasons:  
Fall
Habitats:  
Dry Prairie grasslands, Conifer Shrubland and Forest
Locations:  
Undetermined
Growth Forms:  
Tree, Vine

Myaamia Archival Sources  
Nepeta cataria L.
Reference Source Reference Type Archival Data Comments
No Reference Specified Use - Medicinal  catnip and bear grease were used as an unspecified medicine
Botanical Sources  
Nepeta cataria L.
Reference Source Notes Data Comments
Small, J.K. 1903   Native of Europe occurring in fields; waste lands; open woods; streams and disturbed areas
Related Sources  
Nepeta cataria L.
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