Latin Name: Mentha pulegium syn. Melissa pulegium, Mentha albarracinensis, Micromeria fenzlii, Pulegium heterophyllum.
Plant Family: Lamiaceae
Other Names: Run-by-the-Ground, Lurk-in-the-Ditch, Pudding Grass, Chirchewort, Brotherwort, Menthe Pouliot, Poleo, Blëkon, Piliolerial, European Pennyroyal, Squaw Mint, Organ Broth, Organ Tea & Mosquito Plant.
Description: Pennyroyal is a perennial herb native to most of Europe and also western Asia and can be found growing and naturalised in America. It can grow to a height of 40cm; the leaves are ovate, slightly toothed and approximately 25-30mm in length and mid-green in colour. The flowers are mauve to lilac in colour and form whorls in the leaf axils all the way up the stem.
For ingredient and allergen information, please see the product specification, available to download from the technical tab
SUGGESTED USEExtracts from the plant are used in the cosmetics industry in soaps and shampoos it is also used to scent natural household cleaners. The aromatic leaves can be added to pot-pourri and used to make moth repellent sachets.
Shelf LifeShelf life of two years provided that goods are stored in an airtight container in ambient conditions.
Download full product specifications.
JustIngredients Limited supplies a range of products that are internationally sourced from approved suppliers. Information is gathered from all suppliers to enhance knowledge of the product and supplier handling procedures.
The following products which are or contain allergens may be handled by approved suppliers on behalf of JustIngredients Limited; Cereals containing gluten (wheat, rye, barley, oats, spelt, kamut and their hybrid strains), Peanuts, Soybeans, Nuts, Celery, Mustard, Milk and dairy products, Sesame seeds, Products containing sulphur dioxide and sulphites at concentrations of more than 10mg/kg or 10mg/litre expressed as sulphur dioxide.
Handling procedures are in place to reduce the likelihood of allergens being present, however no guarantees are given that our ingredients are totally free of traces in the products supplied. If in doubt, please email email@example.com.
We offer a number of different delivery services, allowing you to take control and choose how quickly you'd like your order delivered; the exact delivery options available for your desired destination, will be displayed to you in the checkout.
WHEN WILL MY ORDER BE DISPATCHED?
- Non-bulk items on orders placed before 4pm (Monday to Friday) will be dispatched the same day; orders placed after 4pm (or on the weekend) will be dispatched the following working day.
- Bulk items on orders will be dispatched within 2 workings days.
Bulk items (goods over 1kg in weight) and non bulk items (goods 1kg or below in weight) are delivered separately.
I NEED BULK PRODUCTS URGENTLY
Please contact our sales department before placing your order, on firstname.lastname@example.org
Why not try...
Special Order Request
We're proud to offer a vast range of ingredients from herbs and spices to botanicals, wholefoods, and oils.
There are some ingredients we don't hold stock of in our fulfilment centres, however we are more than happy to order* these products in specially for you.
Simply fill in the form opposite, letting us know your requirements. We endeavour to respond to all special order requests within one working day.* Minimum order quantities apply.
Price on Application
Simply fill in the form opposite, letting us know your requirements. We endeavour to respond to all Price on Application requests within one working day.* Minimum order quantities apply.