Dried - Cape Peppermint Geranium
Common Name: Cape Peppermint Geranium.
Botanical Name: Pelargonium tomentosum.
Fragrance: Minty, sweet.
Parts Used: Leaves, flowers.
Properties/attributes: Anti-microbial, calming, anti-fungal.
Traditionally used for: Skin ailments.
Organic Dried Peppermint Geranium
Excellent as an herbal tea, infusion, decoction, or in a tea-blend.
Certified organic by Lacon GmbH. Control code ZA-BIO-134. Equivalent to Reg. (EC) 834/2007 & (EC) No 889/2008. NOP (regulation USDA).
Peppermint Scented Geranium is used for making poultices for bruises and sprains. As with other pelargonium species, all parts of the plant are astringent - astringent herbs are used to reduce blood loss from the reproductive tract as well as the gastrointestinal tract, respiratory tract, and skin.