||Tea, gum, mint candy are effective
therapy for both indigestion (including gall bladder complaints) and
respiratory stress from allergies and asthma. Peppermint, spearmint, mountain mint, Mentha spp., Mints
have edible flowers, edible leaves used in salads, desserts. Try mint blossoms
on sliced pears. This is a carminative herb, use to dispel gas. (more).
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Calamint, Calamintha nepeta, (not pictured) is a popular traditional remedy in Europe for dyspepsia, tinnitis, colds and fevers, respiratory diseases. Taken as a tea.