‘Tricolor’ is a spreading evergreen sub-shrub with oblong grey-green leaves variegated with cream and flushed with purple on the youngest growth; light blue flowers open in early summer.
Mint contains a number of vitamins and minerals. It is rich in Vitamins A and C and smaller amounts of Vitamin B2. Vitamin C is an important antioxidant and may help to decrease the risk of certain cancers such as colon and rectal cancer. Mint also contains a wide range of essential minerals such as Manganese, Copper, Iron, Potassium and Calcium£0.99 – £2.50
This herb is a very rich source of vitamins such as Vitamin C and Vitamin A as well as the B-complex group of vitamins such as Folates, Pyridoxine, Niacin, Riboflavin amongst others, that function as an antioxidant as well as aiding metabolism£0.99 – £2.50