Spearmint – Mint
Seeds per pack: 300
Days till maturity: 80
Common mint, otherwise known as spearmint is one of the most widely used mentha strains for its strong minty fragrance and flavor, fast growing nature, and the hardiness of spearmint. Spearmint will grow large and makes a wonderful groundcover. Flowers attract honeybees and are wonderful when used in lemonade. Mint can be harvested at any stage but is most fragrant when the shoots are new. Mint will grow back year after year and can tolerate cold weather well. Dry for making herbal tea.
Common homeopathic uses for mint tea:
Stomach aches, menstruation pain, headaches, fever, flu, common cold, anxiety, sleeplessness, chest and nose congestion, achy joints, and diarrhea.