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Sweet Woodruff Tea

Sweet Woodruff TeaSweet Woodruff Tea is probably the most common use of woodruff, a powerful flavoring agent and a popular medicinal herb native to the regions of Western Asia, North Africa and Europe. Woodruff (Galium odoratum) is a perennial herb known also as Sweet Woodruff , Wild Baby’s Breath, Waldmeister, Wood Rova, or Ladies-in-the-Hay. The herb has a really strong scent and is quite commonly used to flavor wines, sauces, jams, jelly, ice cream, and other types of our favorite desserts. Due to its strong aroma, the herb is also considered a very good repellent and can be also used to ward off various insects. (more…)