The rose has been used for its medicinal properties for various ailments since ancient times. Its scent and infusion gives us a sense of wellbeing and calmness while it is also diuretic and an excellent tonic of the mind.
Traditionally chamomile is used as a beverage against anxiety, insomnia, gastrointestinal infections, flatulence, inflammations and diarrhea. It helps in cases of gynecological problems, headaches, sniffles and boosts the immune system.
Traditionally we drink Greek tea mainly during the winter months to fight the common cold, gastrointestinal disorders and inflammations of the upper respiratory system. It has antioxidant, anti-inflammatory and relaxing properties.
Oregano in ancient Greece was used to symbolize joy and happiness since bridal wreaths were made by, among other things, oregano branches.
Ironwort, or Wort of Mount Olympus, or Greek Mountain Tea is the king of Greek herbs
Traditionally an infusion made out of lemon balm is used as a relaxing beverage since it helps against insomnia; it also provides multiple benefits to mental health as it improves memory, clears the mind and is thought to be helpful against depression.