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16 Wrapped Tea Bags
What is spearmint?
- Just herbs! nothin' else!
- No added flavors!
- Made with medicinal grade herbs!
A perennial herb that is grown in temperate climates worldwide. The leaves are harvested when its pale purple flowers come into bloom from July to September. Most spearmint leaf is distilled to make essential oil and a small amount is dried for use as tea. Traditional Medicinals selects high oil spearmint leaf that meets pharmacopoeial standards. The Pacific Northwest of the United States and Egypt are the major spearmint-growing regions of the world.When should I use it?
As a refreshing, healthy beverage, drink several cups daily.How does it taste?
Pleasantly aromatic and sweet. in contrast to peppermint, spearmint doesn't produce a cooling sensation. Children often find it to be more pleasant than peppermint. Combines well with honey or lemon.