ORGANIC CHAMOMILE FLOWERS, whole
Botanical Name: Chamomilla recutita syn. Matricaria chamomilla
Production: Chamomile is an aromatic herbaceous plant with white, daisy-like flowers that are harvested when in bloom.
Qualities: Chamomile has served as a gentle cure-all herb for centuries. It is often used to calm and soothe the nervous system and the digestive tract and is mild enough to be consumed by children and babies. It can also be used topically for its antiseptic and anti-inflammatory properties on irritated skin and slow healing wounds.
Common Use: Chamomile is most often brewed as a tea. It has a mild, earthy flavor, slightly reminiscent of apples or pineapple. Dried flowers can also be added to baths for a relaxing effect, or used as a compress on the skin.
Storage: Store in a cool, dry place in an airtight container.
Disclaimer: This information is for educational purposes only and has not been evaluated by the CFIA or FDA. It is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. This product has been packaged in the same facility as peanuts, tree nuts, wheat, soy, and other potential allergens.