ANISEED MYRTLE HERBAL TEA
Aniseed myrtle (Syzygium anisata) is a lovely rainforest tree originating from the Nambucca valley on the NSW north coast. It has fluffy cream coloured flowers and leaves with ruffled edges, which emit a strong aniseed aroma when crushed. The leaves are regarded as antiseptic and have traditionally been used for weight loss, lactation and stomach complaints. Aniseed Myrtle has an Anti-depressant action. The crushed leaves of Aniseed Myrtle have a subtle sweet liquorice flavour.