Peppermint is a perennial groundcover which prefers filtered sun with moist soil. It has?dark green leaves and reddish stems. The leaves have a spicy taste and are used to flavor many dishes.
Peppermint tea is used to relieve indigestion, flatulence and?reduces nausea. It is also used to relief headaches, clear nasal congestion?and promotes sweating in fever and flu.
Peppermint is a sterile hybrid from the cross between Mentha aquatica and M. spicata; the seeds will not produce a true to type peppermint plant.
All information provided?is for informational purposes only. Please seek professional advice before medicinal use of any plants.?