Chembur, Mumbai - 400074
Wikipedia says: It is a source of oil of Serpolet by distillation, and
is used as an aphrodisiac in herbal medicine. It is also used against
The google-translation of german wiki-quote:
The sand-Thyme is scattered to rarely used as an ornamental in rock gardens,
borders and natural gardens in sandy areas in heath gardens. There are
The dried plant (Latin Serpylli herba) is used as drug officinal
application. As the ingredients terpenes carvacrol and thymol were found. On
the basis of which the drug is usually prepared as an infusion is used
against catarrh of the upper respiratory tract.
In fact ajwain (seeds) I know from india, not from europe. Is ajwain
natural seeds of Thymian or are the seeds treated somehow to make ajwan.
Interestingly someone in indian shop told me that ajwan are seeds from
Liebst�ckel Levisticum officinale. and german wiki says that the dried seeds
of Liebst�ckel are used in the kitchen.
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