Wild Mint Tincture

Mentha arvensis Tincture

Wild Mint Tincture
Wild Mint Tincture Wild Mint Tincture
Brand: BotanicalsWildcrafted
Product Code: wildmint
Availability: In Stock

Fresh Wild Mint Tincture. Harvested in the Niagara Region, Ontario, Canada.

Wild Mint Tincture
Botanical Name Mentha arvensis
Common names Field Mint, Wild Mint, Corn Mint, Japanese Mint, Pudina
Strength 1:2 40% : 1/8 veg. Glycerine
Part Used Whole Flowering Plant (Leaf, Stem and Flower)
Best Before 2018
Dissolved Solids (µS/ppm) 0.68 / 470
Refractive Index 1.3625
pH 5.7
Excerpt From The:
Ethnobotany of the Menomini Indians
by Huron H. Smith

Wild Mint (Mentha arvensis canadensis (L.) Briquet), “nämi'wûsko'sa” [little sturgeon root].

This is one of the three plants taken together to form a cure for pneumonia. The others used with it are Nepeta cataria L. and Mentha piperita L. The compound is drunk in the form of a tea and is also used as a poultice on the chest.

Excerpt From The:
Ethnobotany of the Forest Potawatomi
by Huron H.Smith

Wild Mint (Mentha arvensis L. var. canadensis [L.] Briquet) “name'wîskons” [little sturgeon weed].

The Potawatomi use the leaves or the top of this plant for treating fevers and also make a stimulating tea for the curing of pleurisy. Among the whitesthe whole plant is used for its bitter, pungent, anti-spasmodic, and anti-rheumatic properties.

Any claims made in the above excerpt(s) are the opinions of the authors and are presented here for historical and reference purposes only. They are not intended to diagnose or treat diseases or symptoms, nor do they constitute medical advice.