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Natural Benefits of Peppermint

Natural Benefits of Peppermint

Peppermint can be used in cooking and also has many medicinal advantages. Originally from Asia and Europe, some types of peppermint are also native to South Africa, South America and Australia, and were later established in North America. It can be easily grown indoors or out, requiring only indirect sunlight and a relatively warm temperature. The plants will go dormant during cold months and reappear when weather warms. The perennial, as with other mints, are notorious for taking over whole yards so keep this in mind when choosing where to plant it. Peppermint grows ideally in container gardens. When grown… read more