Herb of the Day for June 9th is Mints

Herb of the Day

Mints

Mints especially spearmint, are drunk as a tea to comfort the nerves. Mint boiled in milk is a remedy for lactose intolerance. Leaves are bruised and applied with salt to dog bites. As a culinary herb, it is boiled with fish or dried and added with pennyroyal to puddings and green peas.,