Latin Name : Teucrium Chamaedrys
Country of Origin: Bulgaria
Teucrium has a pleasant aroma but bitter taste. In manufacturing, germander is used as a flavoring in alcoholic beverages.
It is also used as a mouthwash to freshen the breath.
Germander is taken for treating gallbladder conditions, fever, stomach aches, and mild diarrhea.
Germander is a specific for the treatment of gout, it is also used for its diuretic properties, and as a treatment for weak stomachs and lack of appetite.
It has also been taken as an aid to weight loss and is a common ingredient in tonic wines.