Botanical Name: Matricaria chamomilla L
Plant Part: Flowers (Steam Distilled)
Product Description: The Chamomile German plant is an annual, reaching up to 60cm in height. From May to August it flowers, sporting top-heavy flower heads with a fragrance similar to apples. The plant has daisy-like white flowers and procumbent stems whose leaves are alternate, bipinnate, finely dissected, and downy to glabrous.The fragrance is sweet, crisp, fruity and herbaceous. This chamomile grows extensively in central and eastern Europe, and is in the daisy family, growing to 30 cm high with lacy leaves and small white daisy-like flowers.
Cautions: May trigger a reaction in those who suffer from hay fever or have allergies to grass; a skin test should be performed before use. It should be avoided during pregnancy.
Blends well with: Bergamot, Clary Sage, Lavender, Geranium, Jasmine, Neroli, Patchouli, Tea Tree, Rose, Lemon and Ylang-Ylang.