Besides being a shrubby culinary herb, it has several healing properties. It is identified with long, circular leaves and a strong peppery flavour.
Health benefits of Tez Patta
- Contains enzymes that break down proteins and promote healthy digestion
- Rich in Phytonutrients that help improve heart function and prevent heart complications
- Contains Compounds that aid in cancer prevention
- Has antibacterial, anti-fungal, anti-inflammatory, , diuretic and astringent properties
- Rich in vitamin C and minerals- copper, potassium, calcium, manganese, iron, selenium, zinc
Oil extracted from bay leaves is used in the treatment of paralysis, muscle pain, arthritis and flu.