Lemon Verbana (Aloysia triphylla). 1 oz. Common names: lemon beebrush, lemon Luisa, verbena, vervain, yerba Louisa, hierba Luisa, cédron.
Organic. Kosher. From Egypt. May be used to reduce stress, inflammation, fever, and help one sleep. It is an antimicrobial, antioxidant, antispasmodic, astringent, & digestive tonic.
Taste: Mildly astringent.
Ancients used it for purification & to attract love.
Warning: May cause kidney irritation, avoid if you have renal problems. Large doses might irritate the stomach.
For Seasoning: Adds a distinct lemony flavor to chicken, fish, vegetable marinades, salad dressings, teas & sorbets.
For Tea: Barely boil 8 oz water, add up to 1 oz. in 10 oz water, strain herbs, steep 10 to 15 minutes. Sweeten with a natural sweetener if desired.
Nurture your body with 1 to 3 cups a day.
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