Horse chestnut
Horse chestnut
The healing properties of the wild chestnut (Aesculus hippocastanum) are known for centuries. Once found only in North Greece and Asia, this tree species is widespread in all Europe and North America today. The leaves and bark of the tree were traditionally ...
Olive
Olive
It is known as “the liquid gold of the Mediterranean”. Athena herself was its patron goddess – the favorite Zeus’ daughter, the ancient Greek goddess of wisdom and science. The olive oil or the oil of the fruit of the olive tree has been   a source ...