oswego tea

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Synonyms for oswego tea

perennial aromatic herb of eastern North America having variously colored tubular flowers in dense showy heads

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He also gave each a gift of Oswego tea and a sachet of hops.
Curiously overlooked is bee balm, often referred to as Oswego Tea. It was used by the Oswego Indian Tribe of western New York and rivals the Labrador and New Jersey species in having distinctly oriental varieties-like flavor.