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Plant Information

Scientific Name: Satereja montana
Alternative Names: Bonekruid (Afr)

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Satereja montana


  • Perennial
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Culinary Uses

  • Strong peppery flavour
  • Chop finely - stews, soups, all types of vegetables, in poultry, pork, eggs or fish

Parts Used

  • Leaves and flowers

Medicinal Uses. It is said that

  • Rub on insect bites and stings
  • Effective digestive remedy
  • With Basil it can lifts the spirits and stimulate the mind, improve concentration and mental activity
  • Promotes menstruation, antispasmodic, (windafdrywend), antibacterial
  • Avoid during pregnancy
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