mentha spicata

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Related to Peppermint but with spearmint taste and smell. Pale violet pinkish flowers, square stem, hairless leaves and stem. Antiseptic, antispasmodic, stimulant. Used to relieve bronchitis, fevers, headache, gas (flatulence), calm nerves, stress, spasms, cramps, stomach pains, indigestion, nausea, sinus congestion, motion sickness, morning sickness, diarrhea, colds, flu. Helps stop vomiting during pregnancy. Gentle colic relief for babies. Mouth freshener- chew leaves. Makes a great tasting tea. Gives sensation of “cooling”, (opposite of cayenne) Helps treat cancerous growths and tumors.
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Phenolic and Volatile Composition of a Dry Spearmint (Mentha spicata L.) Extract.
Fresh leaves of basil (Ocimum basilicum) and mint (Mentha spicata) and bulb of garlic (Allium sativum) were collected from different localities of Muzaffarabad whereas rhizome of ginger (Zingiber officinale) was purchased from the supermarket Muzaffarabad Azad Jammu and Kahsmir Pakistan.
Indicator species of the sites based on interspecific correlation analysis Site Units Species Direction of association A Alnus orientalis var.pubercens + Cephalanthera rubra + Hedera helix + Mentha spicata var.
The leaves and stems of Amaranthus viridis in combination with leaves and stems of Aerva sanguinolenta and leaves of Mentha spicata were administered orally by the Kavirajes as treatment of malnutrition in newly delivered mothers.
There are so many varieties of mint from which to choose, but the staple for most gardeners is Kentucky Colonel spearmint, Mentha Spicata "Kentucky Colonel."
Y mintys ysbigog (Mentha spicata; spearmint) ydi un arall sydd wedi'i ddefnyddio ar gyfer dwer poeth.
Our standard garden mint, Mentha spicata, often called spearmint, is of course used to make mint sauces and jellies, but it is also used as a garnish as well as in herbal teas and in the flavouring of chewing gums.
The preferred food were vascular plants such as Hibiscus syriacus, Ricinus communis, Carica papaya, Galinsonga coccinea, Lippia alba, Ixora coccinea, Musa parasidisiaca, Mentha spicata L and Cymbopogon citrates.
IQF peppermint (Mentha x piperita), a hybrid between spearmint (Mentha spicata) and watermint (Mentha aquatica), with an intense flavor profile, is one of the latest introductions from Herbafrost, Hulshout, Belgium (, which will be showing its wide range of frozen herbs at Hall 6, Stand G61.