Chamomile - Matricaria Chamomilla
Chamomile, Matricaria chamomilla, is a calming presence in gardens and teacups. Plant in spring or autumn, and let it thrive under the sun. In just 7 to 14 days, you’ll see its delicate germination, with harvest possible within 2 months. With feathery foliage and white flowers, these annuals reach 20 to 35cm in height.
Beyond its beauty, chamomile holds symbolic value for rest and peace. Its gentle nature makes it a soothing tea, perfect for relaxation. Additionally, it’s a friend to bees, adding ecological value. Chamomile’s grace in gardens and its ability to bring tranquility to tea breaks make it a cherished choice for both gardeners and tea enthusiasts.
When to plant
Spring or Autumn
Where to plant
7 - 14 days
When can I harvest
Feathery foliage, white flowers. Annual. 20-35cm