German Chamomile Herbs Starter Live Plants - 2.5" pot
German chamomile (Matricaria recutita) is an herb that is native to southern and eastern Europe. The herb smells slightly like apple, and is popular throughout the world. The name "chamomile" is Greek for "Earth apple". Do not confuse German chamomile with Roman chamomile. It is popular throughout the world as a medicine. German chamomile contains chemicals that seem to promote relaxation and reduce swelling. It was used by the ancient Greeks, Romans, and Egyptians, and is still commonly used today. In foods and beverages, German chamomile is used as flavoring.