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eucalyptus Native aborigines in Australia used eucalyptus leaf infusions for a variety of ailments, including sinus congestion, cold, and fever. In the 19th-century, eucalyptus oil was used in English hospitals to clean and sterilize.Other medicinal systems, such as Ayurvedic, Greek, and Chinese have provisions for eucalyptus as well. In this country, eucalyptus is frequently combined with mint and other aromatic herbs and used for cough, congestion, and bronchitis. I grew up in Southern California which has the dry conditions eucalyptus likes. A nearby neighbor had eucalyptus trees growing on his property; a nearby honey farm sold eucalyptus honey which has an incredible flavor unlike any other honey.

Mickey Thienes

About Mickey Thienes

Discover the hidden secrets nature has to offer. For over 25 years, I have been teaching people how to use natural herbs to make homeopathic remedies, tonics, elixirs, tinctures, formulas and secret recipes to relieve the symptoms of common ailments, protect your health and live a vibrant healthy life. – Mickey Ann Thienes