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Thyme Thymus vulgaris

FAMILY: LAMIACEAE (Mint Family)

Thyme Thymus vulgaris contains a chemical called thymol that is often used in mouthwashes and inhaled cold remedies. It has antibacterial and antifungal properties, and it has been found to have a therapeutic effect on the lungs. So the next time you're congested, try some thyme tea and breathe deep!