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Dictamus (Dittany) in jar ILIOSTASIO Cretan Herbs 20gr

Dictamus (Dittany) rich in flavor and taste, is the king of the endemic flora of Crete known since the antiquity for its antiseptic properties.
Gross Weight: 0,2 Kg

Availability: In stock


€2,60 2.60
Iliostasio Cretan herbs

Description

Dictamus (Dittany) in jar ILIOSTASIO Cretan Herbs

Dictamus (Dittany) is the king of the endemic flora of Crete known since the antiquity for its antiseptic properties. "Iliostasio" Dictamus in jar is rich in flavor and taste

Dittany or Dictamus is an endemic plant found in Crete and is consumed as an infusion. The name comes from the mountain Dikti where it used to be abundant.

Today, as in the past, dittany is used as a traditional medicine against all diseases, but also to maintain health. For the preparation of infusion, the dose is 3-7 grams of dried herb in 150 mL of water. The infusion acts as a tonic and stimulant of the nervous system. It is effective for gingivitis, tonsillitis, common cold, cough, pharyngitis, digestive, antispasmodic as well as for mild gastrointestinal disorders..

The producer

Iliostasio Cretan herbs

Two cousins, Kostas and Yiannis Fragiadakis from Kyparissi Village in Heraklion decided to enter in to herb cultivation in the family farm lands and produce haigh quality traditional cretan herbs of exquisite taste and flavor.

Their herbs are carefully harvested, dried naturally, and packed with no chemical processing in order to preserve their natural aromas and nutritional value.

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