Aztec Sweet Herb

Scientific Name: 
Phyla dulcis
Family Name: 
Verbenaceae
Place of Origin: 
South & Central America, Caribbeen
Plant Description: 
Low growing spreading herb with small pink/purple flowers.
Plant Height: 
Up to 20cm
Plant Width: 
Spreading
Plant Use: 
Edible
Beverage
Medicinal
Of Interest: 
Use sparingly as also has a high % of camphor in its leaves. Sweet like stevia, and used in the past to aid bronchitis and hypertension. Make a tea when you need an expectorant...and a little sweet plant hit.
Annual, Biannual or Perennial: 
Perennial
Plant Type: 
Herb
Spreading
Climate: 
Warm Temperate
Sub-Tropical
Tropical

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