Peppermint

$3.80

绿薄荷

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Description

PEPPERMINT (Mentha piperita): is a hybrid mint, a cross between watermint and spearmint. It has a higher content of menthol and menthone. A hardy perennial that will produce runners and quick establish itself. The fragrant leaves which can be picked at anytime and are extensively used fresh in savoury or sweet dishes and in flavouring drinks.

Hint: Ideal for pots or containers growing as well as sow direct in garden. Cover with Horti Seed & Potting Mixture. Mint can also be sown in Jiffy Pellets. When the roots of the plant start to emerge through the Jiffy pellet, place the whole Jiffy and plant, all into its permanent position. Keep moist. In Sun or semi-shade site.

薄荷(Bo He)是一种唇形科多年生草本植物。我们平常吃的口香糖,还有牙膏都是这个味道。植株具匍匐性,生长强健,叶片的形状为椭圆形,叶片周围呈现为锯齿状,具有浓郁芳香、清凉味主要为薄荷脑(Menthol),茎、叶经蒸馏可提取留兰香油,可入药也可食用,有消炎及鎮定的效果。喜湿润、喜光,适宜弱酸性土壤,茎、叶经蒸馏可提取留兰香油,精油可作除臭驱风药。