Peppermint Mentha x piperita

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Traditional Uses:gastric and digestive disorders, tension, insomnia
Magical Uses:Psychic Ability, Visions, Healing, Sleep, Love.
Description: Hairy perennial with square red or pink stems the grows to 3 ft. Oval, pointed deeply toothed leaves with white flowers in midsummer.

Uses: Use leaves and stems fresh or dried. Has great cooling properties because of the high content of menthol. Used to treat gastric ailments, digestive disorders and nervous complaints.

Infusion: Used to prepare more delicate parts of plants. 3 cups of water to 1 ounce dry herb or 1?

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Melanie Hooten was a Isian and Correllian High Priestess. She studied Wicca for over 15 years, before her sudden passing in 2015, age 36. Melanie was a light in the world, and her writing are left here as a testament to her love of the Earth, and of the Goddess.


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