Today I was harvesting bee balm leaves. Bee Balm has many different names - Bergamot, Wild Oswego Tea, Horsemint, Monard.
It is very nice when blooming, but as I have seen last years, the leaves are developing some king of fungi disease very soon.
So I decided to get some leaves and dry them to enjoy bee balm tea in winter.The fresh or dried leaves can be brewed into a refreshing aromatic and medicinal tea. Bergamot tea is improving general digestion, easing flatulence, improving appetite, relieving colic, reducing bloating, alleviating menstrual cramping, and reducing nausea and vomiting.
I am reading and reading and wanted I have more Bergamot plants!
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