Spearmint

Spearmint

Mentha spicata is a perennial herb that reaches about 3 feet in height. The oil is sweeter and more candy-like than Peppermint.

  • Latin Binomial; Mentha spicata
  • Country of Origin; India
  • Traditional Uses; Acne, dermatitis, congested skin, asthma, bronchitis, catarrhal conditions, sinusitis, colic, dyspepsia, flatulence, hepatobiliary disorders, nausea, vomiting, colds, flu, fatigue, headache, migraine, nervous strain, neurasthenia, stress
  • Method of Production; steam distillation of the leaves
  • Perfume Note; top
  • Safety; low need for dilution prior to topical application  
  • 10ml / 1/3fl oz