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Wintergreen Leaf (Cut & Sifted)

Wintergreen belongs to the Ericaceae family, a trait is shares with the blueberry plant. It is also a term once used to refer to plants that retain their green color during the winter months, which has been replaced by the word “evergreen.”Also known as Eastern Teaberry, wintergreen leaf provides the fresh, minty flavoring for mouthwash, toothpaste, chewing gum and hard candies.Wintergreen leaf is also very popular in tea blends, a practice that started with early Americans when true tea from Camellia sinensis was often difficult to obtain.
Also Known As checkerberry, boxberry, teaberry, hillberry, partridge berry, ground berry, hillberry, mountain tea, canada tea, wax cluster, eastern teaberry, american wintergreen, american mountain tea, canterberry, chickenberry, chinks, creeping wintergreen, deerberry, drunkards, gingerberry, ground tea, grouseberry, one-berry, procalm, red pollom, spice berry, squaw vine, star berry, spiceberry, spicy wintergreen, spring wintergreen, youngsters, ivory plum
SKU 659

Certifications

Gluten Free No
Kosher Yes
Organic No

Ordering & Availability

Minimum Order Quantity 100 lbs

Properties

Application cosmetic - Wintergreen extracts and infusions are added to soaps and lotions.culinary - Use in tea blends.household - Add the dried herb to potpourri mixtures.
Country of Origin India

Regulatory & Compliance

Allergens PeanutsTree NutsEggsMilkWheatSoyFishCrustaceanSesame Seeds (Canada)Mustard (Canada)

Storage & Packaging

Pack Sizes 1/4 pound, 1 pound
Storage Instructions Store in a cool, dry location in a sealed container.