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1. "Lookin' For a Good Thyme"
Common thyme is an herbaceous plant but which rather crude sounding Thymus species is it from?
2. "Does Anybody Really Know What Thyme It Is?"
Thyme is a member of the mint family.
3. "Thyme to Grow"
What type of soil is best suited for growing thyme?
4. "You Picked a Fine Thyme to Leave Me"
What part of thyme is predominantly used in cooking?
5. "(Gonna Go) Back in Thyme"
Which ancient culture is best known for using thyme in the embalming process?
6. "Thyme Passages"
The credit for spreading thyme throughout Europe was given to which conquering civilisation?
7. "A Thyme of War, A Thyme of Peace"
According to folklore, soldiers should avoid contact with thyme prior to going into battle.
8. "Thyme Magic"
It is mythologised that thyme enabled people to see which magical creatures?
9. "Thyme In A Bottle"
In 1719 which apparition, sorry apothecary, was the first to extract thymol from thyme?
10. "Thyme is a Healer"
Thyme oil's therapeutic properties can aid in which of the following?
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