Mild oregano flavor with a hint of balsam
Dried leaves can be used in potpourri.
Plant near vegetables or other herbs to improve their flavor.
ANNUAL – Can also be grown as a HOUSEPLANT in a sunny window
Plant in well drained soil and water when dry
Pinch back to promote bushiness
Harvest leaves & flowers at any time.
Freeze in ice cube trays with melted butter, olive oil or water. Store cubes in freezer bags.
Dry in cool, dark place so leaves don’t turn brown. Store in air-tight opaque container.
Arthritis – Add to bathwater or ointments for relief of pain
Congestion – Add to bath water to relieve sinus or cold congestion
Digestive Aid – Tea relieves nausea, constipation and indigestion
Nervous System – Tea relieves anxiety and calm nerves
Headaches – Tea relieves tension headaches
Tea – Steep one teaspoon in a cup of boiling water