Mentha Spicata (Spearmint) Extract
Spearmint (Mentha spicata or Mentha viridis), also known as Garden Mint, is a herb native to Europe and Asia, but grown in gardens around the world. Its serrated pointed leaves are highly aromatic and used in many mint flavourings and fragrances. Spearmint extract is produced from the stem, leaves and flowers of the plant.
Botanical name: Mentha spicata
Other names: Garden mint, common mint, lamb mint, mackerel mint, Mentha viridis
Main constituents: Carvone, Limonene, 1,8-Cineole