Mint and CBD is truly a magnificent match made by mother nature. Desert Green is a direct connection to the farms that grow the plants that contribute to wellness. We raise our CBD from seed, which we carefully transplant and cultivate through summer and harvest by hand in the fall. Our Hemp grows alongside a diverse array of mixed vegetables, flowers, herbs, cover crops, and grains. Among these many herbs is mint, one of the principal ingredients in our Yarrow-Mint tincture.
The mint grows voluntarily on the farm, in a large patch beneath a Juniper tree. Harvesting this hearty herb is a delight to the senses. The leaves are soft and sturdy and are a beautiful rich green. There is a freshness and vitality to mint that comes through when it is infused into the oil that becomes the base for our Yarrow + Mint tincture. There are between 15-20 species of mint, including spearmint and peppermint. Mint has some of the highest antioxidant properties of any food.
Mint is an energy-boosting, revitalizing herb with a clean & refreshing flavor. It is high in calcium, magnesium, and potassium & it is commonly used for aiding with digestion, alleviating headaches, and relieving nausea. Mint can help to relax the mind without dulling the senses. Mint also contains an anti-inflammatory agent called rosmarinic acid which makes it the perfect companion for CBD. In addition, research has shown that mint can be helpful in treating Irritable Bowel Syndrom. If you’re looking to become a bit more healthful add mint and CBD to your daily routine today with our Yarrow-Mint Tincture.