Also known as: Common Thyme, English Thyme, French Thyme etc
Description: The aromatic herb is widely used in European cuisine. Thyme is used fresh and dried. There are many varieties of thyme and they are grown all-year round. Thyme is said to have become popular due to ancient Romans, who used it to flavour cheese and liqueurs.
Commonly used in: Salads, pastas, soups and meat dishes
Health benefit: Thyme is said to be good for the treatment of bronchitis, whooping cough, sore throat and bad breath.