The Plant Winter savory (Satureja Montana) is a perennial herb in the family Lamiaceae, native to warm temperate regions of southern Europe. It is native in the island of Crete where it is collected as self growing organic plant. It is a semi-evergreen, semi-woody subshrub growing to over 230 cm (7.5 ft) tall. The leaves are opposite, oval-lanceolate, 1-2 cm long and 5 mm broad. The flowers are white. Properties of the Oil The oil is considered as Antifungal, Antiputrefactive, Carminative, Cicatrizant, Expectorant, Resolvent, Stimulant – Adrenal Cortex, Stimulant – Adrenal Glands, Stimulant – Mental and Vermifuge. It is recommended for the following conditions: Asthma, Bites – Insect, Bronchitis, Cramps – Intestinal, Deafness, Debility – Mental, Debility – Sexual, Digestion – Painful, Distention, Hearing Problems, Motivation – Lacking, Parasites – Intestinal, Sores, Spasm – Intestinal and Weak Nervous System. In our formulations is used for its antiseptic and aromatic properties.
Satureja Montana (Winder Savory) Oil**Ιωάννα Καψή