Spearmint
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Spearmint

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Spearmint (Mentha spicata)

Spearmint is native in most of Europe and Asia, but it can be naturalized in northern and western Africa, north and south America and in some oceanic islands. According to Greek mythology, Minthi was a nymph who was transformed into this plant by Persphone. In ancient Greece spearmint was used to stop headaches, however, Egyptians and Chinese were using this plant to flavor the water with which they were taking a bath.

The beverage of spearmint has many properties. One of them is that it can be used to stop insomnia. Spearmint is also beneficial for some skin disorders. There are some drugs that they contain spearmint and their use is to improve the senses of smell and taste. Finally, this great herb is used by perfume and soap industry.

In Greek cuisine spearmint is very common, so a great variety of traditional dishes contain this herb. It is used in soups, sauces, burgers, pies and in many traditional salads. A great combination is to use spearmint with Feta, the traditional Greek cheese.

Spearmint (Mentha spicata)

Spearmint is native in most of Europe and Asia, but it can be naturalized in northern and western Africa, north and south America and in some oceanic islands. According to Greek mythology, Minthi was a nymph who was transformed into this plant by Persphone. In ancient Greece spearmint was used to stop headaches, however, Egyptians and Chinese were using this plant to flavor the water with which they were taking a bath.

The beverage of spearmint has many properties. One of them is that it can be used to stop insomnia. Spearmint is also beneficial for some skin disorders. There are some drugs that they contain spearmint and their use is to improve the senses of smell and taste. Finally, this great herb is used by perfume and soap industry.

In Greek cuisine spearmint is very common, so a great variety of traditional dishes contain this herb. It is used in soups, sauces, burgers, pies and in many traditional salads. A great combination is to use spearmint with Feta, the traditional Greek cheese.