Cretan Organic Teucrium in Conversion to Organic Farming
Teucrium: Teucrium / 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. The decoction of the green herb, taken with honey, has been found useful in asthmatic affections and coughs, being recommended for this purpose by Dioscorides. The decoction has also been given to relieve dropsy in its early stages. At least but not last the Teucrium is stimulant and tonic.