Botanical name: Mentha Spicata
Botanical family: Labiatae
Part of plant used: Leaves and flowering tops
Origin: Best cultivated in England, Asia and USA.
Description: Minty and sweet smelling.
History: Introduced to Britain by the early Romans, Spearmint was then later used for oral hygiene. Known as an aphrodisiac by the ancient Greeks.
Properties and Indications:
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