Chamaemelum recutita – Camomile

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Chamaemelum recutita Camomile

Europe; 1m
Planting position: Full sun.Planting spots with wind-protection.
Requires thorough, regular watering.Well-draining, compost-enriched soil.Spring application of complete fertiliser.
Propagate from spring- or autumn sown seed.

This annual plant has upright, tough stems, clothed with finely divided and aromatic leaves. Its flowers have a single border of white rays around conical yellow centres. The flowers have warming, healing and digestive properties, often used in tea.

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