Organic German Apple Scented Chamomile Heirloom
Matricaria recutita. Annual.
Delicate apple-scented flowers shaped like miniature daisies. Makes a tasty herbal tea and attractive flowering border. Very easy to grow in pots, hanging baskets, and borders.
Planting & Harvesting
Seed Depth: barely cover
Plant Space: scatter
Row Space: 18″ (46cm)
Sprouts In: 7-14 days
Chamomile will flourish in almost any soil with full sun to part shade. Plant in early spring, or winter in mild climates. Smooth top of soil and scatter tiny seeds thinly over the surface. Water gently and keep evenly moist until tiny seedlings sprout.
Harvest flowers as they open. Use fresh or dry for later use.