Botanical Name: Mentha spicata
Plant Part: Leaves
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Color: Colorless to pale yellow clear liquid.
Strength of Aroma: Medium
Aromatic Scent: Spearmint Essential Oil has a fresh minty smell reminiscent of Peppermint. The major difference is that Spearmint oil is sweeter, and not quite as harsh.
Cautions: Spearmint Essential Oil may irritate mucous membranes. Avoid use during pregnancy.