Wild Peppermint Tea - Harvested September 2022

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Wild Peppermint Tea,

Mentha balsamea,

Wild Peppermint is used to make Peppermint Tea, Peppermint Oil, Peppermint Candy, Peppermint Extract, as as well as Peppermint Shampoo, Peppermint Soap & Peppermint Body Wash. There are many strains of Wild Peppermint and many will not be as leafy as farm grown or GMO type strains. Mentha Balsamea is a woody type, mild strain, with fewer leaves but a scent and taste unique to most varieties of mint!

Our Wild Peppermint is harvested right here in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains. No smog, no pollution and rich, nutrient filled soil provide the perfect environment for harvesting all natural, non GMO, wild herbs. We keep it " Wild" so you can keep it Healthy!

Your Dried Herbs will be packaged in a sealed retail foil pouch, always guaranteed fresh or your money back! Have questions? Just ask! I love helping and sharing our experience with herbs! We take pride in filling your order as well as our relationship with you.
As shown in our pictures, you can also download a really cool, Herb Preparation Worksheet with each order!

Organic wild Peppermint is also used in aromatherapy and in numerous herbal therapeutic applications. Making Peppermint tinctures & Peppermint creams are more common uses of this amazing plant. Peppermint bug repellent can be made and is an all natural, safe, organic Peppermint bug spray.

Native to Europe and the Middle East, Peppermint can now be found across the globe. A hybrid of watermint and spearmint, peppermint can occasionally be found in the wild growing near the parent plants. For those who enjoy gardening, the wild peppermint plant is a fairly easy one to grow, either in pots or gardens. Keep in mind this plant spreads via rhizomes ( runners) spreading quickly and may become invasive in your particular setting. Perennial in zones 3 to 11, the plant will mature at 12-36" tall and needs full sun to partial shade and moist soil high in nutrients.

A book itself could be written on the benefits of organic peppermint tea and its many uses for culinary dishes, scents, fragrances, and herbal remedies. Powders and oils can be used in pastry type dishes and dried leaf can be used as tea or a flavoring agent. Peppermint oils can be found in baked goods, toothpaste, candy, ice cream salves, chewing gums and many more products you are familiar with.

Peppermint contains a high concentrate of menthol which can have a soothing, calming effect and may help relieve symptoms associated with throat discomfort. The menthol in the plant may help reduce muscle pain when used in topical ointments and salves. Peppermint also has antimicrobial properties which may help support a healthy digestive system.

Peppermint contains a handful of natural pesticides and can safely be used as a bug repellent,or spray and has ZERO negative effects on the body or environment! No more need for spraying carcinogenic chemicals into the environment. Mix with other natural repellent herbs for increased effectiveness.

The main constituents of peppermint are Menthol and menthone as well as menthyl acetate, 1,8-cineole, limonene, beta-pinene and beta-caryophyllene.

Occult, Witchcraft and Magic folklore uses - Associated with many energies. Used in various herbal magic spells including Hoodoo, Voodoo, Wicca and Witchcraft. Used in love mixtures, mojo bags, amulets, jars and charms. A commonly used organic herb for rituals, ceremonies and magick spells among alternative religious practices.

The information we share on this website is based on research from books, the internet, research papers, and personal experience with native plants. The information contained in this website should not be considered medical advice. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any illness or disease. For diagnosis or treatment consult your physician.

As with any food, allergic reactions can also occur with organic herbs. If you are pregnant or breast feeding do not use this herb. Speak with a medical professional if you have any concerns or adverse reactions.