It has a pleasant taste and is a popular flavouring for food and drink. It is also used as fragrance. Peppermint has a wide variety of health and medical uses. It is used to help treat the common cold to calm inflammations and to soothe digestive problems.Peppermint has several dietary uses in medicine such as coughs and colds, mouth and sinuses, pain relief, also headaches. Growing Information
This plant can adapt to almost any soil but prefers well-drained, poor or average soil.