Mint

Bursting with flavor and nutrients, this ancient herb has been used since antiquity for its culinary, medicinal and aromatic properties.

Believed to be a naturally occurring hybrid of spearmint and water mint, peppermint is thought to have originated in Northern Africa and the Mediterranean. A favored flavoring agent, many products contain this cooling, relaxing herb.

Benefits
Peppermint's remarkable health benefits are evident in aromatherapy and topical and internal applications. Its refreshing scent invigorates the senses and relieves stress while relieving indigestion, clearing nasal congestion and combating nausea.
History
Peppermint has a long history of cultivation and is known to be used in cooking and herbal medicine since 1600BC. Dried peppermint leaves were discovered in pyramids carbon dated to 1000BC.
Source
India
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