Medicinal and other uses:
a.Thyme is soothing to the nerves and helps to cure insomnia.
b.Thyme tea is one of the best cough remedies.
c.It brings almost instant relief to whooping cough and is very effective for asthma, shortness of breath, lung problems and bronchitis.
d.Thyme is one of the best blood purifiers. It stimulates the flow of blood to the skin surface.
e.Thyme baths and hot compresses are an excellent remedy for pains, bringing relief for headaches, labour pains, arthritis pain, pulled muscles, sprains and stomach cramping.
Herbal tea can be made using the Black Wiss herb as the primary ingredient while adding other herbs such as ginger may be done in an effort to obtain a more favorable taste. Black Wiss is also used as an ingredient in the making of a local roots drinks and tonics.
Sarsaparilla, more formally known as Similaxornata or Similaxofficinale, is a plant that is popular in Jamaica as it is widely believed to contain health benefits. The thorny plant has long fibrous roots and was initially introduced to the island by the Spanish, who brought the plant from Central America to Jamaica as a remedy for syphilis.
Care should be taken when planning to consume Medina, especially when it is being used as a sexual stimulant. Men who overuse the herb run the risk of lowering their sperm count. The multiple ejaculations during the same session that using Medina may support is also something that may prove to be unhealthy as it puts an unwanted strain on the heart. Therefore, men should consult their doctor before they plan to start using the herb on a consistent basis. Women who are pregnant, diabetics and persons who struggle with hypertension should also refrain from using Medina.
Hyptis Pectinata known as Woman Piaba in Jamaica is prepare as a tea for stomach-ache, colds and headaches, as a drink for a woman in labour, and as an appetizer.
The herb is use in Jamaica for pain in the bowels and colic and as a drink for a woman in early menopause.
Note: We have no scientific evidence of the usages of this herb (Hyptis Pectinata), please consult your healthcare provider before buying and using this herb.
Dried hibiscus flowers, known as sorrel in Jamaica Mix with Ginger and served with Rum and ice for a refreshing drink, originality the sorrel was a Christmas only plant however I notice this Jamaican hibiscus flowers has now become available in the market all year round, making it possible to dried and sell this product just about any time of the year.
Pimento leaves can also be used when making Cornmeal, Oats, Banana, Plantain, Peanut porridge and others not mention, Pimento Leaves can also be used in soups and sauces also as an integral spice in homemade corn beef, or any type of cooking.
The Pimento Leaves will be dried and ship in three to four business days
The leaves only of the life of life tree are crush and then put to dry in the sun.
One teaspoon of Dried Leaf of Life can brew approx 2 cups of tea.
The tea can be drunk daily to treat sinus and asthma problem.
The herbal tea derived from the plant is also used to combat coughs, colds and the flu. It is also used as a remedy for inflammation of the stomach and intestines, constipation and general stomach ailments.
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