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Lippia citriodora / Lemon Verbena Leaf Cut
£5.55 – £14.21
Lippia citriodora Or Aloysia citrodora is a species of flowering plant in the verbena family Verbenaceae, native to western South America. Common names include lemon verbena and lemon beebrush. It was brought to Europe by the Spanish and the Portuguese in the 17th century and cultivated for its oil.
Lemon verbena is a perennial shrub or subshrub growing to 2–3 m high. It is used to add lemon flavour to culinary dishes.
Medicinal Action and Uses
Anti-Inflammatory – Lemon verbena has been directly linked with reduced joint pain and aching, and faster recovery times for joint-related injuries, primarily due to the impressive levels of antioxidants found in the plant.
Antioxidant – Lemon verbena, when extracted, contains a high concentration of powerful antioxidant compounds, including verbascoside, nerol, geraniol, and citral.
Antispasmodic – Lemon Verbena has soothing qualities which have been traditionally relied on to relieve stomach issues and indigestion. It has anti-spasmodic qualities that help it calm the stomach and eliminate cramping and bloating.
Stomachic – Lemon Verbena helps to regulate the, leading to healthy nutrient intake to optimize your metabolic processes. This aids weight-loss.
Product is supplied in Resealable Foil Bags.
250gm, 500gm, 1000gm