Botanical Name: Mentha spicata Botanical Family: Lamiaceae Olfactive Family: Aromatic Country of Origin: Michigan USA Source: Leaves and stem Odour: Warm, herbaceous, powerful, penetrating and reminiscent of the crushed herb Colour: Pale olive to pale yellow Crop: July to September Process: Steam distillation
General Description:A small herb which originated in Europe but introduced in the USA and now one of the most important oil-bearing plants. The plant that is used in North Africa for making peppermint tea. The oil is produced from the partially dried plants and is used for flavouring toothpaste, sweets and mouthwashes
All prices quoted are exclusive of VAT. We will be happy to quote for larger quantities. Prices are subject to change without notice due to seasonal availability of some of these natural products
All Essential Oils and Absolutes are independently tested. All Oils have a ‘best before date’. All Essential Oils and Absolutes are supplied in Child resistant closures. All enquires should be sent to the company’s research department.
Safety Notes: Essential oils are very powerful plant extracts and should always be treated with care. Always kep out of reach of children and only store in bottles with dropper inserts. They should not be ingested and should always be diluted in a suitable carrier oil before being used on the skin.
Allergens: See EFFA Sheet for Allergens) All ways do a patch test.