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Glechoma hederacea, Nepeta hederacea

Krossknapp Jordreva Korsknap Ground Ivy

 

Common throughtout the region with the exception of northern Sweden and most of Norway.

 

Ground Ivy leaves can be used as an addition to salads. In the past is was used in brewing and as a aid to cure catarrh. A menthol like vapour is released if the leaves are crushed.

 

Latin synonyms : Nepeta hederacea

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