Mountain Tea "Malotira" (10g)

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Mountain Tea "Malotira" (10g)

Endemic herb of Crete. It is one of the most tasty and popular herbs in the island. The word "Malotira" comes from the Italian words male=disease and tirare=drag. In Venetian Crete Malotira was the nostrum for colds and respiratory diseases. It grows in high altitudes (more than 1,000 meters). Theofrastos mentioned it as "Sideritis" due to its high content of iron (inject).