| Pennyroyal |
| Mentha pulegium|
| Uses: Culinary/Medicinal/Beverage/Aromatic
|| Duration: Perennial (hardy in zones 6-9) |
| When to Sow: Spring/Late Summer/Early Fall
|| Ease of Germination: Easy |
Used in earlier times to flavour puddings and sauces. Tea is still used today to ease headache. Strong minty aroma. Has insect repelling properties. Oil is an abortifacient. Not to be used by pregnant women.