CHAMOMILE, GERMAN (Matricaria recutita)
500 Organically Certified Seeds / package
Open-Pollinated / Untreated / GMO Free
Dried Chamomile flowers make a gently sedative and decidedly delicious tea that is calming to the stomach and improves digestion.
APPEARANCE: Aromatic flowers yellow and white to 3 feet tall.
Self-seeding annual plant native to Eurasia. Flowers occur in 90 days. Plant thrives in regular garden soil or alkaline soils in the the to part shade. Mix small seed with sand to provide even distribution. In the fall or early spring, strew on disturbed soil or a weed-free seedbed, work in shallowly, and tamp securely. Germination is in about a week. Thin to 3 to 6 inches apart.
USE: This is the delightfully aromatic Chamomile of tea fame.