Thyme and lemon leaf
The inhabitants of the city of Summer, who lived 5000 years ago, already knew the thyme, which comes from the Egyptian" tham "(meaning a plant used to embalm the dead), taken over by the Greeks. thymos "(which indicates a link with the rites of sacrifice), which became" thymus "for the latins In the Mediterranean regions, we can not ignore the thyme, in some areas the soil is covered, we walk on it and The essential oils it contains are strongly bactericidal In Latin many words are formed on the thymus root, more often in relation with the perfume than with the care (thymiama = burning perfume, incense) .It is only later that we began to treat with thyme and gradually, all the Mediterranean uses this plant, or at least very close species: serpolet, for example. It is also a stimulating and appetizing plant, which is why thyme tea is a good substitute for morning coffee, in combination with rose hips, for example. Thyme is the plant of awakening, the stimulation of morale. It "encourages", it helps fight against overwork, real or felt as such.