Lippia abyssinica ( ኮሰረት )

The plant grows as a 3m tall shrubby herb at 1600-2000m altitude in Ethiopia.It has hairy leaves and small flowers that are purple or pink.Koseret, specifically the subspecies L. a. var. koseret, is dried and used as an herb in Ethiopian cuisine.

Aloe pulcherrima(ሴቴ ሬት)

Aloe pulcherrima is an evergreen, succulent perennial shrub with a prostrate of pendant habit. It produces a rosette of leaves on top of a usually unbranched stem that can be up to 1 metre long and 8cm in diameter

Lemon balm

This zesty scented herb is actually part of the mint family and is said to promote a feeling of calm. Oil is pressed form the flowers and used in aromatherapy. Like lavender and chamomile, lemon balm is also said to encourage restful sleep and is also a powerful antioxidant


For centuries, chamomile has been used as a remedy for illness, including stomach trouble, colds and fevers. Now it's most frequently consumed in tea form and is well known for its relaxing properties and calming effect.

Welcome to Ariti Database

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The main aim of Aritidatabase Website is to inform our clients and the general public on the use of herbs and other natural products that we produce for health and beauty. We hope that this site will serve our clients and other visitors by providing essential information on plants and their products.

Ariti is a small private business, established in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia in 1999, with license to cultivate herbs as well as manufacture a wide range of herbal products for local and international markets. Our main products are herbal teas and fragrant essential oils and blends for use in aromatherapy, skin care, inhalation, bath, sauna, etc. Our main export items for the international market include essential oils from unique gums and resins of Ethiopia in particular frankincense, myrrh and opoponax. We also produce for local market essential oils such as eucalyptus, palmarosa, citronella, thyme, rosemary etc.

Most of our products are available at the Ariti Herbal Shop located on Mickey Leland Rd., Chichinea Area. Please see the Locator below on how to get there.

Ariti Herbal is created by Emeritus Professor Ermias Dagne and his wife Chemist Tadelech Tadesse.

እንኩዋን ወደ አሪቲዳታቤዝ ዶትኮም በደህና መጡ

አሪቲ እኤእ በ1999 የተቋቋመ በማምረትና በንግድ ሥራ ላይ የተመሰማራ አነስ ያለ ድርጅት ነው:: ዋና አላማችን ለውብትና ለጤንነት ተስማሚ ከሆኑ አገር በቀልና መጤ ዕፅዋት መአዛማ ውጤቶችን በልዩ ልዩ ዘዴዎች ማውጣትና ለተጠቃሚዎች ማቅረብ ነው:: አሪቲ የሚለውን የንግድ ስም የመረጥነው ይህ ስም የሚወክለው ዕፅ መዓዛ ያለው በመሆኑ ለድርጅታችን መጠሪያ ተስማሚ ነው ብለን ስላመንን ነው:: ከዕፅዋት በፈላ ውሀ አማካኝነት የሚወጣውን ተን በማቀዝቀዝና ከውሀው በመለየት መዓዛማ ዘይት ማውጣት ይቻላል:: በዚህ ዘዴ ከባህር ዛፍ፣ ሎሚ ሳር፣ ጦስኝ፣ ሮዛ ማሪኖ፣ ላቨንደር፣ ወዘተ... ና ከሌሎች ተን ዘይት ማውጣት ይቻላል:: በተን ዘይት ልዩ ልዩ ዘዴዎችን በመጠቀም በተለይ ለፀጉርና ለቆዳ እንክብካቤ፤ ሰውነትን ለማሸት፤ ፊትን ለማበስ፤ ገላን ለመታጠን፤ አፍን ለመጉመጥመጥ ወ.ዘ.ተ. መጠቀም ይቻላል:: እነዚህን ውጤቶች ደንበኞቻችን ከድርጅታችን በማዘዝ ወይም መደብራችን በመምጣት ሊያዩና ሊገዙ ይችላሉ:: ሌላው የዕፅ መጠቀሚያ ዘዴ በሻይ መልክ መውሰድ ነው:: አንድ ሾርባ ማንኪያ ደቀቅ ያለ ዕፅ ወይም ድብልቅ ዕፅ የፈላ ውሀ ውስጥ 5 ደቂቃ ያህል እንዲቆይ ቢደረግ ዕጹ ውስጥ ያሉት ጠቃሚ ውሁዶችና ንጥረ ነገሮች ተመዝምዘው ይወጣሉ:: ይህን ሻይ መጠጣት ጠቃሚነቱ ግልፅ ነው:: መዓዛማ ዕፅዋቶች ልዮ ማጣፈጫ እይፈልጉም:: ካለስኳር ሊጠጡ ይችላሉ:: ድርጅታችን ባለፈው 15 ዓመት ባመረተው ምጥን የዕፅዋት ሻይ ብዙ ሺህ ደንበኞቻችን ረክተውበታል:: የዘውትር የዕለት ተዕለት ሻያቸውም አድርገውታል::

የዚህ ድረገጽ ዋና አላማ ደንበኞቻችንን ስለ ዕፅዋት ጥቅም በተለይ ለውበትና ለጤንነት እንዴት እንደሚውሉ ማስረዳት ነው: