Creeping Thyme ( Thymus Serpyllum )

Botranical name: Thymus Serpyllum

Other names: Mother of Thyme, Serpyllum, Shepherd’s Thyme, White Thyme

Origin: Bulgaria/Spain

Therapeutic actions: Antibiotic; Analgesic; Anti-bacterial; Antispasmodic; Anti-fungal; Antiseptic; Anti-viral; Anti-venomous;Diuretic; Emmenagogue; Expectorant; Immuno-stimulant; Pectoral; Rubefacient; Tonic; Vermifuge.

Constituents: 6-isopropyl-m-creso. Terpenoid phenol thymol, isomer carvacrol, cymol, linalool, camphene.

Extraction method: Steam distillation.

Blends well with: Geranium, grapefruit, clary sage, lemon, rosemary, eucalyptus, cypress, pine and tea tree.

Aromatic description: Red-sharp, woody, herbaceous aroma. Thyme linolol-softer, woody herbaceous aroma.

Uses: It has been used for all infections including viral, mucous congestion, colds, flu, muscular pains, arthritis,obesity, bronchitis, cough, general debility, poor circulation, gout, physical exhaustion, throat infections, anorexia,acne, gum infections, thrush and warts.

You can order dried Creeping Thyme from our catalog.




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