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eppermint Tree:
Agonis flexuosa (Willd) Sweet (Australian Native)
1:2 Ethanol/Distilled H2O tincture of fresh, wildcrafted, leaves and flowers, with purified salt principle added.
Nyoongar Names: Wanil, Wannow, Wonong
Planetary Ruler: Mercury

Physical Properties:
The Nyoongar people used the peppermint leaves in variety of ways, such as poultices, crushed leaf chest rubs, and aromatic smokings, for the relief of chest and nasal congestion, cramps, respiratory issues, and as an antiseptic mouth and wound wash. Sweet Peppermint Tree contains the monoterpenes 1, 8- Cineole (Eucalupytol) and α- pinene which are antimicrobial, anti-inflammatory, and antioxidant; they are absorbed easily by the lungs, skin and small intestine, as such it is recommended that ingestion is kept to low doses else gut flora may be impacted adversely – topical application is also a viable use. Lab and clinically proven medicinal properties of Agonis flexuosa include: Anti-inflammatory (produces cytokines TNF- α, Interleukin-6, Interleukin-10, interferon-γ and Interleukin-13); Antibacterial against Staphylococcus aureus, Enterobacter and Klebsiella; Antifungal; Analgesic; Immune stimulant; and, expectorant. May also reduce headaches, dental plaque, asthma, bronchitis, fever, genital herpes and COPD.