Marjoram. Marjoram is a plant related to oregano with many branches and small fragrant leaves. Its essential oil is produced from the above-ground parts by distillation. It is one of the most powerful sources of antioxidants. In ancient times it was considered the herb of happiness. It is herbaceous and perennial, grown in gardens and pots as an ornamental, aromatic and medicinal plant. It blooms late in the summer when the used parts are collected (leaves and flowering shoots).
Helps the digestive system
It acts as an antispasmodic, antiemetic, relieves flatulence and indigestion, stimulates the liver and spleen.
Helps a lot in stomach upsets and acts as a digestive / soothing for stomach ache
It is well known for the relief it offers from persistent and severe headaches or toothaches. It is also used as a painkiller for rheumatism. It is considered by alternative medicine beneficial in nervous diseases such as hypersensitivity, neurosis, mental illness, anxiety, insomnia, migraines, dizziness and memory loss.
It helps in diseases of the respiratory system and is considered beneficial for nervous cough, colds, tonsils, bronchitis and asthma. It also has a sweating effect.