Plan Details

  • Botanical Name: Mentha Spicata L.
  • Common Names: Spearmint
  • Plant Family: Labiatae

Spearmint is one of the most commonly cultivated wild mints. It has a multitude of uses in the food, beverage and cosmetic industries.

Spearmint has high concentrations of vitamins and antioxidants and can be found in cleansers, skin toners, and moisturisers. Its aromatic properties make it sought after in aromatherapy. It is used as a flavouring in confectionery and toothpaste and is also one of the most consumed herbal teas on the market.

Part used: Aerial/ Leaf

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