Peppermint – Organic

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In Asia peppermint signifies friendship & love when put in scrolls.

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Minthe was the daughter of the river God Cocytos. Hades fell in love with Minthe which made Goddess Persephone angry, so she killed Minthe & dismembered her. Hades scattered her remains from which mint plants grew up on, on a sunny hill to the east of Pylos in Messinia. Greeks & Romans would spread peppermint on the floor to stimulate their guests appetite. Mint wreaths were worn by Greeks & Romans to prevent hangovers. Now more commonly used as a flavouring agent in food, chewing gum, candy, beverages, toothpaste & mouthwashes.

Peppermint has been shown to help with the following health conditions: Irritable bowel syndrome, colds, sinusitis, digestive complaints, headaches, circulation, diarrhoea, flatulence, seasickness, pain relief, oedema, parasites, liver disease, heart palpatations, nasal catarrh, gallstones, colic, external wound healing, burns, eczema, bronchitis, fever, vomiting, post-op nausea, nervousness, sore throat, toothache, nerve pain, ulcerative colitis, crohns disease.


Organic Peppermint Mentha piperita (leaf)


Available in black kraft bags.

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