Eucalyptus -The leaves and its characteristics
As explained on the synthetic product sheet, eucalyptus orEucalyptus globulus Has a camphor fragrance that will do you the greatest good since it is accompanied by many benefits. Eucalyptus has expectorant and antiseptic virtues of the recognized respiratory tract and these dried leaves are often used. Eucalyptus infusions are perfect in any season, a dried plant to keep near you.
Product sheet - Organic heather
|Bulk -dried organic cut leaf
|Eucalyptus - Eucalyptus globulus.|
|Expectorant, fluidifying, antiseptic, astringent, antispasmodic, anti -ulumatic.|
|France - 100% organic plant.|
Preparation method for decoction
|Boil the leaves 2min - 2c. (about 25cl)|
Description of the plant
Large tree from Oceania, introduced into the Mediterranean climate regions like Provence. The leaves up to 25 cm long are quite thick gray green in color. They have a distinct main rib on the underside. Many brown lens appearing by transparency.
The benefits of eucalyptus
The principles of eucalyptus are eucalyptol, gallic tannins or flavonoids. Eucalyptus herbal teas are traditionally to drop fever and soothe respiratory infections and the ENT sphere. Indeed, eucalyptol is an excellent antiseptic and allows you to open the airways.
Consumption of dried eucalyptus leaves
- In infusion or decoction
More commonly used for eucalyptus leaves. It can be taken in infusion or decoction.
- In the kitchen
Eucalyptus is rarely in the kitchen, it is nonetheless a delicious condiment, ideal for flavoring the dishes while doing good.Special precautions