Laurus nobilisBay leaves have a sensational aroma that is well-recognized in culinary arts. It has been deemed as the Tree of the Sun God, Leo. Highly praised by the Greek & Roman, who believed that the herb symbolized wisdom, peace and protection. This leaf is known to have antiseptic, anti-oxidant, serve as an appetite stimulant, carminative, diuretic, and immune boosting properties. It’s packed with vitamins and minerals such as Vitamin C, Vitamin A & Vitamin B. Topically lauric acid found in the leaves are good for repelling insects.