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Linden Flower & Leaf C/S – Tilia Europaea


Linden, Tilia Europaea is a deciduous tree also known as Common Lime. It most commonly grows in Europe, western Asia and North America. The small clustered flowers have a jasminelike smell and taste that is popular for tea and relaxation blends.

Historically, the Linden tree was considered sacred by both the Germanic peoples and the Catholic church. The latter attributing it to the saints and carving figures like the Virgin Mary and other saints out of hte wood.

Other Names: Common Lime

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Latin: Tilla europea

Family: Tilaceae

Country of Origin: Bulgaria

Actions: Antidepressant, antispasmodic, cephalon, cholagogue, choleretic, diaphoretic, diuretic, emollient, expectorant, hypotensive, nervine, sedative, stomachic, sudorific, tonic, vasodilator, vulnerary

Energetics: Drying, warming, sweet, and pungent


Disclaimer: The information contained in this description is purely for historical or entertainment value and is not designed to treat, diagnose or cure any diseases. If you have any current medical conditions, please seek the advice of a medical practitioner. The individual herbs offered here have not been tested for efficacy with regard to the contents of vitamins, minerals or other constituents.

References: Desktop Guide to Herbal Medicine

Additional information

Weight N/A

1 oz., 2 oz., 4 oz., 8 oz.

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