Metaphysical Properties of Spearmint
Official Name: Mentha spicata
Also Known As: Brown Mint, Garden Mint, Green Mint, Green Spine, Lamb Mint, Mackeral Mint, Mismin, Our Lady's Mint, Spire Mint, Yerba Buena
Metaphysical Powers: Healing, Love, Mental Powers
Folklore and Magickal Uses of Spearmint
- Used for healing, especially helping with lung issues.
- Sometimes used to provoke lust.
- When you smell Spearmint, you will intensify your mental abilities.
- For protection, while sleeping, stuff a pillow or mattress with Spearmint.
Spearmint Mentha spicata is a pleasant-smelling variety of mint. Its fragrance is very similar to that of peppermint. It contains less menthol than peppermint, but it is rich in limonene, dihydrochalcone, and cineol. It has a sweeter taste than peppermint.
Known properties associated with Spearmint are Healing, love, and protection while sleeping. Use in ritual baths to assist with strength and vitality.