origin : Egypt
Lemon Verbena Leaf, also known as Aloysia triphylla, has similar uses to mint and orange flowers. Like those natural herbs, Lemon Verbena is commonly used in many different culinary dishes. When used in cooking, Lemon Verbena can add a distinct lemony flavor to chicken and fish, vegetable marinades and salad dressings, as well as a lemony flavor to refreshing teas and sorbets.
MAIN ACTIONS :
- aids with digestive disorders (indigestion, gas, colic, diarrhea, and constipation)
- aids with agitation
- aids with trouble sleeping (insomnia)
- aids with asthma
- aids with colds, fever & chills
- aids with hemorrhoids
- aids with varicose veins & skin conditions
- dry + cool
Warning : Generally safe, do not use in excessive amounts if suffering from kidney failure, pregnant or breastfeeding
This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration and is for educational purposes only. This information is not intended to prevent, diagnose, treat, or cure any disease or condition.
In addition, many herbs are not safe in pregnancy, lactation, children, and in certain health conditions.
When using plants medicinally, please check with your licensed healthcare provider. In addition, strongly consider working with a trained herbalist.