Sweet wormwood, also known as Artemisia annua or sweet Annie, is an aromatic herb native to Asia. It has been traditionally used in Chinese medicine for centuries and is now grown in many parts of the world. The plant has narrow, silvery-green leaves and small, yellow flowers.
It is known for its distinct, sweet, pungent aroma, with a hint of a sweet mellow aftertaste. Sweet wormwood is often used in herbal teas, essential oils, and other natural remedies. It is also used in traditional folk medicine to treat a variety of ailments, although there is limited scientific evidence to support these uses.
Botanical Name: Artemisia annua
Also known as: sweet annie, sweet sagewort, annual mugwort, 黄花蒿