Consecrated for cleaning holy places in the Bible, hyssop has been deemed a "holy herb". For thousands of years, it has been used as a purifier and cleanser. It is a highly fragrant evergreen shrub related to the mint family. Hyssop has an intense clean, mildly sweet, mint-like taste and is used as a seasoning in foods and beverages but it’s best to use the herb in smaller quantities.
Hyssop, with its high-antioxidant and antiseptic properties, has been used to fight throat and respiratory infections, fatigue, muscle aches, and arthritis. It is often used as a household remedy, particularly as an expectorant and stomach tonic. Hyssop, with its dense nutrient base, supports a myriad of health benefits.
Aerial Plant Parts / Cut & Sifted
Culinary and Medicinal Herb
TISANE "HERBAL" TEA BREW TIMES:
Ground tisane teas and tea bags - Steep 2 to 5 minutes
Loose leaf tisane teas - Steep 3-5 minutes
Root and seed-based tisane teas - Steep 6-8 minutes
*Steep in newly boiling water (212ºF) to best release the health benefits.
Hyssop Gazpatcho Soup
Hyssop and Rose Sponge Layer Cake
Hyssop Tea Bread
Radish & Herb Salad with Sungold Tomatoes & Strawberries
Specific: Not for use in pregnancy except under the supervision of a qualified healthcare practitioner.
General: We recommend that you consult with a qualified healthcare practitioner before using herbal products, particularly if you are pregnant, nursing, or on any medications. Keep all herbs out of reach of children and pets.
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