Dried flowering aerial of mixed Mentha spp., cut & sifted. Includes mix of peppermint, spearmint, chocolate mint, butterscotch mint, and Moroccan mint!
Grown using organic methods- never any GMO seeds or stock, never synthetic pesticides, herbicides or fertilizers. Read more about our growing practices here.
Traditional Uses*,**: The lovely cooling flavor of mint is a welcome standalone tea or addition to a blend. We have mixed (or they mixed themselves) a number of Mentha spp. to make this fine blend. Mints are hailed for their ability to ease nausea, colic and stomach pains due to indigestion and gas. May be useful in the treatment of Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBS). Their volatile oils are thought to anesthetize the stomach lining and stimulate the secretion of bile. Nervine stimulant, diaphoretic and mild emmenagogue.
*Use with caution in pregnancy- no large doses.
*NOTE: This product has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration to treat, cure, or prevent any disease. If you are pregnant or nursing or taking prescription medication, please consult your healthcare professional.