Peppermint is a perennial herb that grows up to 1 meter (3 feet) high and has slightly hairy serrated leaves with pinkish-mauve flowers arranged in a long conical shape.
Constituents & Specifications:
- Peppermint oil has various chemical compounds that include Menthyl Acetate, Menthone, Cineole, Limonene, Phellandrene, Pinene and Beta-Caryophyllene.
- Specific Gravity: 0.89600 – 0.90800 @ 25 °C
- Refractive Index: 0.89900 – 0.91100 @ 20 °C