Peppermint Tea - Organic Peppermint leaf

Peppermint Tea - Organic Peppermint leaf

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Peppermint Leaf Tea,

Mentha piperita,

Peppermint Leaf is used to make Peppermint Tea, Peppermint Oil, Peppermint Candy, Peppermint Extract, as as well as Peppermint Shampoo, Peppermint Soap & Peppermint Body Wash.

Organic 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.

Our Organic Peppermint Leaf is Packaged in sealed retail foil pouch, always guaranteed fresh or your money back! We will also include a really cool, custom made, laminated index card that references your herb. It is yours FREE and a great way to reference your herbs.

 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, peppermint is a fairly easy 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 this plant 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.

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 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.