Lemon verbena

  1. Description

Lemon Verbena, scientifically known as Aloysia citrodora, is a fragrant herb native to South America, celebrated for its intensely lemon-scented leaves. Renowned for its uplifting aroma and therapeutic properties, it is commonly used in teas, infusions, and culinary delights to impart a refreshing citrus flavor. Its essential oil is also valued in aromatherapy and cosmetics for its calming, antioxidant-rich benefits, enhancing both physical and emotional well-being.

  1. Feature
  2. Intensely Aromatic: Offers a powerful, lemony fragrance from its leaves, evoking a sense of freshness and vitality.
  3. Culinary Delight: Adds a zesty, lemony taste to dishes and beverages without the acidity of lemons, perfect for teas, marinades, and desserts.
  4. Calming Effects: In aromatherapy, its essential oil promotes relaxation and reduces stress, making it a natural choice for soothing baths, candles, and room fresheners.
  5. Digestive Aid: Traditionally used to soothe digestive issues, promoting healthy digestion and reducing symptoms like bloating and indigestion.