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Chamomile (Wild or German)

Matricaria recutita, Scented Mayweed, German Chamomile, Wild Chamomile

Hardy Annual

Daisy-like flowers with yellow centres and feathery foliage which has an apple smell when crushed. Wild chamomile leaves make a delicious soothing chamomile tea, skin wash or shampoo. This delicate annual is also ideal for filling gaps at the front of flower borders. Please note: This variety is not suitable for use as a lawn. Height: 50cm (20"). Spread: 25cm (10").

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How to grow herbs

Ideal For:
kitchen garden, cottage gardens, wildlife gardens, coastal garden
Flowering Period:
June, July, August, September
Sowing Months:
April, May
full sun
    • 1 packet (1000 seeds)

    • Despatch: Within 1 days
    • £2.29
Direct sow chamomile seed outdoors from April to July in light, well-drained, soil, which has been raked to a fine tilth. Choose a position in full sun. Sow seed thinly at a depth of 1cm (½in) in rows 30cm (12”) apart. When chamomile plants are large enough to handle, thin seedlings to 15cm (6”) apart.

Seeds and garden supplies will normally be delivered within the time period stated against each product as detailed above. Plants, bulbs, corms, tubers, shrubs, trees, potatoes etc are delivered at the appropriate time for planting and will be stated on the product page or in your order acknowledgement page and email.

Orders for packets of seed incur a P&P charge of £1.95.
Orders which include any other products will incur a P&P charge of £4.95.
Where an order includes both packets of seeds and other products a maximum P&P charge of £6.90 will apply - regardless of the number of items ordered.

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