Lemon verbena leaves are used to make herbal teas. Verbena is believed to have a positive affect on the digestive system and calming relaxing affect. It is one of the most popular infusions in France. Furthermore, it has an anti-Candida (liver cleansing) affect and recently has gained popularity as a weight loss & cellulite reducing tisane.
A very aromatic plant with a freshness and intensity in flavor, slightly reminiscent of pine. It is known from antiquity. Ancient Greeks used it as a healing herb in the decoration of temples / buildings, and burned as incense at various religious festivals or ceremonies. Also known for its ability to stimulate memory, it is an excellent antioxidant, tonic and stimulant for those who are very tired both physically and mentally as well as those with low sexual desire from severe fatigue.