Spearmint

Product Name: Spearmint

Botanical Name : Mentha Spicata

Product Forms: Whole Leaves – Crushed

Health benefits of Spearmint

  • Spearmint is pleasantly aromatic herb packed with numerous health benefiting vitamins, antioxidants and phyto-nutrients.
  • The leaves and herb parts contain essential oil, menthol. Unlike in peppermint, spearmint leaves composes only small amounts of menthol, 0.5% compared to the 40% in peppermint. Less menthol content would make this herb least pungent and subtly fragrant herb in the mint family.
  • The herb has low calories (about 43 calories per 100 g) and contains zero cholesterol.
  • The chief essential oil in spearmint is menthol. Other important chemical components of spearmint areα-pinene, β-pinene, carvone, cineole, linalool, limonene, myrcene and caryophyllene. These compounds in mint help relieve fatigue and stress.
  • Further, the herb is also rich in many antioxidant vitamins, including vitamin A (provides 4054 IU or 135% of RDA), beta-carotene, vitamin C, folates (26% of RDA), vitamin B-6 (pyridoxine), riboflavin and thiamin.

Season Crop: Available from April till September

Availability time: All over the Year

Packing: In Polypropylene bag, weight depend upon form type