Do we know about the traditional herb calamint?

We all have a keen interest in developing our knowledge about various things present in our environment. But do we know about the traditional herb calamint? I am sure that you haven’t heard these facts yet!!

Although calamint is referred to as a small weed plant generally belonging to the countries like Italy, America, etc. but it isn’t the one you consider it. Eventually, it’s a herb that is often consumed due to its magical properties that still hidden in the eyes of the maximum population. Could you imagine the fact that this small weed-like plant is a very famous culinary herb?

In ancient history, mainly Rome, this herb was considered a pure form of spice with a flavor similar to that of mint. The reason behind this is that this plant belongs to the family of small bushy culinary herb mint. This is not to be counted in the facts which I am going to acknowledge with you today!

Facts about the calamint herb:

1) Calamint was a pure source of aroma

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In ancient times, and even in today’s world, many people admired the smell of calamint. As it’s fresh and helps create a positive environment. Later this fact helped in the purpose of manufacturing the oils out of this plant for various purposes. Also, this was one of the reasons why it was used for culinary purposes.

2) Calamint helps in avoiding the negative vibes

Negative vibes are very prevalent amongst the people due to the outer society and inner tension. In such cases, a time came when women mostly used this herb to create a soothing environment. Also, it was used by the men to relieve them from any type of tension and workload. Thus, it came in the role of room freshener and also was combined in the massage oils.

3) This herb has the property to digest many diseases

Some diseases like cough, cold, obesity, stomach problems, or issues like menstrual cramps, stomach aches, indigestion, headaches, etc. were quickly recovered with the help of calamint. People used to infuse them in the dishes or applied it with the help of the carrier oils etc. to use it. Hence, this became a natural and herbal remedy for these daily issues.

4) Has the ability to kill venom and work as an insect repellant

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In ancient times, when there was no such knowledge about various pesticides, insecticides, and insect repellant, people used to utilize this plant for this purpose. Also, it’s known that this herb had the power to remove the poisonous venom out of the wound. Such domination made it famous amongst the people, and many people got influenced to utilize it.

Nutritional benefits:

There are no such specified nutritional benefits about this herb as it’s known for culinary purpose because of its properties.

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