Mejorana - Marjoram
What is Marjoram?
Plant of small stature, it grows in gardens and it springs spontaneously in sunny climates with little humidity. It originates from the Mediterranean, grows attached to the floor and its flowers are very small, white or pink. It can measure up to 60 centimeters in height.
It is used to relieve cramps and stomach and intestinal spasms. It helps the healing of ulcers and stops the secretion of acids in the stomach, helping to combat gastritis and acidity. It also helps to lighten digestion, helping to combat constipation and hemorrhoids.
It is an excellent expectorant. Helps relieve coughing, improves nasal congestion by helping to expel mucus. It is used to alleviate sore throats and improve the discomfort of colds.
Thanks to its bactericidal properties it is useful to combat food-type infections in the urinary and vaginal routes. It fights infections caused by candida, as well as infections caused by resistant staphylococcus aureus.
How to consume Marjoram?
Can be consumed fresh or dry. Their leaves are used And their flowers can be made infusions, plasters and essential oils. You can also apply creams to the chest.