Wild Thyme (Thymus Serpyllum) forms evergreen cushions that spread rapidly and are smothered in flowers in summer. Its tiny leaves contain a rich, fragrant essential oil. This ground cover plant fills the air with a herbal scent. Fast growing, resistant, requires little care
Thyme contains an essential oil that is rich with powerful antiseptic, antibacterial, & strong antioxidant properties. It is used in mouthwashes to treat inflammation of the mouth & throat infections. Thyme possesses expectorant & antispasmodic properties, making it useful in the treatment of bronchitis, whooping cough & inflammation of the upper respiratory tract.
POTATO CURRY == Serves 4-6 with rice or more as part of a larger meal == 1kg small potatoes 2 large tomatoes 2 cloves garlic 1t finely grated ginger 2T ghee or olive oil 2t whole cumin seeds 2t mustard seeds 1/2 large onion 2t ground coriander 1t ground turmeric 1 teaspoon garam masala 1/2 teaspoon fine sea salt, or to taste 2 good pinches of unrefined raw sugar a pinch dried chilli flakes, optional the juice of 1/2 lemon fresh coriander and dill leaves, roughly torn, to serve ====
Thyme. Infographic. Summary of the general characteristics of the Thyme plant. Medicinal properties, benefits and uses more common of Thyme. http://www.medicinalplants-pharmacognosy.com/herbs-medicinal-plants/thyme-health-benefits/infographic-thyme/