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What is Hysope? Hysope (hedge hyssop) is the French name for hyssop. Hysopeus officinalis or hyssop is a shrub in the Lamiaceae or mint family native to Southern Europe, the Middle East, and the region surrounding the Caspian Sea. Due to its purported properties as an antiseptic, cough reliever, and expectorant, it has been used in traditional herbal medicine. It is grown for its aromatic leaves and flowers. The plant has a sweet scent and a warm bitter taste and has long been used as a flavouring for foods and beverages and as a folk medicine. Since the eighth century B.C., people have touted the many benefits of Hysope, a medicinal herb that works wonders in both your kitchen and your medicine cabinet.
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