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THYME

Alternate/Variety Name

Thymus Species

Level

Beginner

Requirement

Must Have

Origin/Cuisine

Europe
Mediterranean

Similarity

Savory

Complimentary Foods

Beets
Breads
Cheese
Fish
Flavor Vinegars & Butters
Lamb
Onions
Pork
Potatoes
Poultry
Sauces
Snap Peas
Tomatoes

Category

Herb

Sold

Fresh
Ground
Dried
Leaves

Appearance

Information not available at this time

Color

Green

Size

Small

Flavor

Information not available at this time

Scoville SHU

Not Applicable

Substitutions

Savory
   

Notes

CULINARY

• Used in Bouquet Garni

HOME

• Leaf infusion as household disinfectant.

MEDICINAL

Internal: Leaf infusion for coughs, colds, sore throats, hay fever, insomnia, hangovers or poor circulation
External: Baths for muscle or joint pain, insect bites, fungal infections, facial tonics, hair rinse for dandruff, mouthwash.
• Consult physician before using. Do not use medicinally when pregnant or nursing.



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