Category: Αρωματικά Φυτά

Sage the herb of immortality

It is also found as: Aliphaskia, salvia, heleliphascus
Description Features

Perennial shrub, with a characteristic appearance, aroma and woody base.

Its leaves are lobed, elongated, thick, white-green or gray in color and quite fluffy.

Its flowers grow in spines, are purple in color and bloom from May to June.

Lemon Balm - herb with beneficial properties

It is also found as: Bee, bee herb, lemon balm
Description Features
Its height ranges from 70-50cm.

Its leaves, which resemble those of mint, are small white flowers filled with nectar.

The white flowers attract the ovoid and toothed, and have a mild lemon scent.

During the summer bees, hence the name of the genus "Melissa".

Mint Piperita - Peppermint

It is also found as: Mints, odor
Description Features
Mint is a native herb with many varieties that differ mainly in the foliage and the flower. It usually has serrated leaves that range in color from dark green and grey-green to purple.

The flowers are tiny purple, pink and white. It has an upright stem, 30-80cm high.

It is a bee-feeding herb. Properties 228 The sensation of freshness and coolness makes mint stand out in taste.

Its essential oil is rich in menthol, which makes it an herb with many uses and applications.

Rosehip or wild rose fruit 

It is also found as: Wild rose
The wild rose is a shrub that reaches up to 5 m in height, with a multi-branched and thorny stem. Its leaves are lance-shaped and toothed.

Its flowers are white or pink, flat and simple. The fruits are ovoid, red in color and many seeds.

Chamomile: properties, side effects, contraindications

It is a small plant with a height of 20-40cm. Its flowers are yellow-white and grow at the top of the stem in inflorescences.

They closely resemble those of the daisy and care should be taken when collecting. It has a multi-branched stem.

Chamomile is a much-loved herb used by almost all peoples and cultures throughout the ages.

Its therapeutic, cosmetic and nutritional values ​​have been established through many years of traditional as well as scientific use and research. It is excellent, mildly sedative, safe even for young ages.

Greek Mountain tea: Properties and beneficial benefits

It is also found as: Siderite, Olympus tea, good night's sleep, shepherd's tea, Vlach tea, Olympus tea, Parnassos tea, Taygetus tea, Evia tea, Athos tea
Mountain tea is a particularly beloved herb, popular in all Mediterranean countries, especially in the winter months. Its nutritional value is remarkable and along with the unique aftertaste, it also contributes to the hydration of the body.

The miraculous rosemary

Rosemary is a well-known herb, we find it very often in Mediterranean cuisine as a spice. The abundance of its properties, but also the many synergies it can create rank it at the top of the useful herbs in botany, especially at the stage of prevention.

It is characterized as the 'Greek gingko biloba', herb of memory and brain function. It acts on the microcirculatory system of the brain, effectively contributing to concentration and mental fatigue.

Thyme: A powerful herb for health

The properties of thyme make it useful in chronic, fungal infections, as well as an effective remedy for lung infections such as bronchitis and pleurisy.

Its composition contains essential oils such as rosmarinic acid and ursolic acid, which have antispasmodic properties and can help treat bronchitis, throat irritations, coughs, laryngitis, asthma, in mouth inflammations and throat infections.

Oregano is nature's panacea!

It has been identified with the Mediterranean cuisine and diet. organization but also animal husbandry. families in food as a seasoning and imparts a characteristic flavor and aroma that Oregano is perhaps the most famous Greek herb.

It has a multitude of beneficial properties with many applications in human. Its phytochemical compounds give it strong antibiotic abilities. The very positive thing about this property is that it does not show the side effects of chemical agents (antibiotics) and does not disturb the intestinal microbiome. On the contrary, it has very strong bacteria.