Roman Chamomile Seeds
Calming floral-scented blooms.
Once thought, in ancient Rome to be a source of courage for soldiers, Roman Chamomile has become a soothing herbal remedy for many an ailment. Grown in low clumps, making it perfect for ground cover.
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Why it's special:
- Flowers can be dried and used for herbal remedies + tea
- Known to deter mosquitoes and flies
- Very attractive to pollinators
when to sow
when to harvest
About Roman Chamomile
Roman Chamomile is a small, contently aromatic creeping plant, with daisy-like flowers and grey-green leaf foliage that will grow across the ground. A fresh apple scent when crushed and commonly used to make calming tea.
In The Records
The name Chamomile comes from the Greek word meaning "ground apple." Its history dates back at least to ancient Egypt, where Chamomile tea was prescribed as a cold remedy. The Romans enjoyed it as a beverage and as a calming incense.
|Features||Pollinator friendly, perfect for pots, likes direct sunlight and very hardy|
|Locations||Window box, balconies, containers and garden beds|
|Effort Level||Looks after itself|
|Botanical Name||Chamaemelum Nobile|
|Other Names||Corn Chamomile, Dog's Chamomile, German Chamomile, Ground Apple, Lawn Chamomile, Pellitory of Spain, St Anne's Flower, Scotch Chamomile, Sweet Chamomile + Wild Chamomile|
|Pot Size||30 cm|
|Pet/Baby Safe||Known to be toxic to pets + babies.|
|Number of Seeds||750|
|Sowing Tips||Sow seeds on firm, damp soil and lightly pat down. Place in a sunny spot and keep well hydrated.|
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