hyssop


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Synonyms for hyssop

a European mint with aromatic and pungent leaves used in perfumery and as a seasoning in cookery

bitter leaves used sparingly in salads

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Anise hyssop has been a resident in the Biblical section of my herb garden for years as a representative of the "hyssop" mentioned in the Bible.
The best known biblical reference is Psalm 51 -- Purge me with hyssop, and I shall be clean.
Hyssop -plant strong-scented hyssop among brassicas to ward off cabbage white butterflies.
Here are many imaginative recipes for entrees and dishes featuring the use of a host of delicate cooking herbs, including dill, basil chervil, chives, cilantro, tarragon, lavender, hyssop, bay, marjoram, lemon balm, mint, mustard, sorrel, nettle, parsley, rosemary, sage, thyme, and savory.
John's Wort, Rose Hips, Rosemary, Horsetail, Rooibos, Holy Basil, Lemongrass, Hibiscus and Hyssop.
YOU may have trouble finding the Mediterranean herb Hyssop, pictured, in a super-market, but the blue, white or pink flowers are lovely in salads or drinks, while the leaves can be used fresh, dried or preserved in olive oil.
As a rule, the activity for the first year counts as an additional source of income, the second year of operation with coming up with different selection, and in the third year local leaders will emerge who will turn it into a professional activity'', says KusturiA.He says that during this year over 30 types of herbs were selected, which include marigold, basil, thyme, hyssop, parsley, etc.
* Take cuttings of rosemary, bay and hyssop. * Feed containers and even tired border perennials, with a liquid tomato food each week to encourage them to bloom into the early autumn.
Thou shalt purge me with hyssop, and I shall be clean: thou shalt
Several essential oils--including, but not limited to eucalyptus, fennel, hyssop, pennyroyal, rosemary and sage--can, if ingested, adversely affect a cat's nervous system and cause it to have convulsions.
ro hop Expert tip: In a sun-baked border, mix bearded iris with drifts of lavender, yarrow, dusty miller, artemesia, stachys or lamb's ears, Russian sage, hyssop and the sedum autumn joy.
hyssop, lavender and savory are all members of the mint family.