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Organic Chamomile
(1 oz)

Herbal Tea Component

Brand: Peaceful Valley    Item Number: SNV5472

$19.99

In Stock! Ships from Northern CA.

$19.99

In Stock! Ships from Northern CA.

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Description

Chamomile - Matricaria recutita

Annual An attractive herb with small white, daisy-like flowers with yellow centers and finely-cut foliage. The flowers are fragrant with an apple-like scent and attract bees, butterflies and birds as well as being a source for herbal tea and medicinal qualities. Both the flowers and foliage, when dried, are used for tea.

Did You Know? Chamomile comes from two Greek words "kamai" and "melon" meaning "ground apple."

Soil and Water: Chamomile likes well-drained, poor to average soil with a PH of 5.6-7.5 Keep it watered but not soggy.

Planting and Growing: Sow seeds indoors about 6 weeks before last frost. Do not cover seed, it needs light to germinate. Suitable for outdoor planting, but not recommended for containers. Self-sows readily if left to go to seed.

Harvesting and Storage: Harvest the flowers and foliage ideally early in the morning, when the flowers are just fully open. They can be used fresh, if desired, or hung to dry for storage and later use.

Soil Temperature: 55-65°F
Planting Depth: 1/8"
Germination: 14-21 Days
Height At Maturity: 20"-30"
Sun/Shade: Full to Partial Sun
Spacing After Thinning: 6"
Approx Seeds per Ounce: 354,369 Seeds

Peaceful Valley Farm & Garden Supply brand vegetable seeds are guaranteed to germinate. Once the seeds have sprouted, please understand that Peaceful Valley cannot be held responsible for the many uncontrollable growing and climatic conditions that must be met to insure the success of your crop(s). Peaceful Valley brand vegetable seeds are all non-GMO and Certified Organic.
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Features

  • Attracts Bees/Butterflies
  • Does Not Require Support
  • Edible Flower
  • Fragrant
  • Good for Drying
  • Open-Pollinated
  • Plant Spreads
  • Requires Summer Water
  • Useful for Ornamental
  • Useful in Dye Making

Characteristics

Brand Peaceful Valley Seed Unit Sizes 1 oz
Organic Status Certified Organic Product Plant Usage Attracts Bees/Butterflies, Attracts Birds, Culinary Herb, Ornamental
Germination Requirements Light Life Cycle Annual
Planting Time Spring, Fall Approximate Harvest Time Late Spring, Early Summer, Late Summer
Ideal Soil Temperature 45-80%deg;F Sun Requirements Full Sun/Part Sun
Useful Plant Part Flower, Leaves Growth Habit Low Growing
Soil pH 5.6 - 7.5
Brand Peaceful Valley
Seed Unit Sizes 1 oz
Organic Status Certified Organic Product
Plant Usage Attracts Bees/Butterflies, Attracts Birds, Culinary Herb, Ornamental
Germination Requirements Light
Life Cycle Annual
Planting Time Spring, Fall
Approximate Harvest Time Late Spring, Early Summer, Late Summer
Ideal Soil Temperature 45-80%deg;F
Sun Requirements Full Sun/Part Sun
Useful Plant Part Flower, Leaves
Growth Habit Low Growing
Soil pH 5.6 - 7.5

Planting & Care

Soil and Water: Chamomile likes well-drained, poor to average soil with a PH of 5.6-7.5 Keep it watered but not soggy.

Planting and Growing: Sow seeds indoors about 6 weeks before last frost. Do not cover seed, it needs light to germinate. Suitable for outdoor planting, but not recommended for containers. Self-sows readily if left to go to seed.

Harvesting and Storage: Harvest the flowers and foliage ideally early in the morning, when the flowers are just fully open. They can be used fresh, if desired, or hung to dry for storage and later use.

Videos & Articles

Videos

Articles

June 29, 2015 - Meredith Cherry
Many of our favorite fruits and vegetables require pollinators.  Fortunately you don’t need to keep a beehive to ensure that your fruit trees and vegetable garden produce an abundant harvest of… read more »
May 8, 2014 - Pattie
Without an herb garden, I doubt I would be able to cook a meal. Nothing adds more flavor to a meal than freshly harvested herbs. By the way, I just tried this zipstripper to help harvest the leaves of… read more »
November 13, 2013 - Charlotte from Peaceful Valley
What makes beer taste so good? It’s the sweet malt combined with a mixture of different hops and herbs. Hops can be bitter, aromatic or both (“dual purpose”). We have some of each of… read more »
October 14, 2013 - Charlotte from Peaceful Valley
Wondering about companion planting with onions? Find out who belongs in Mr. Onion’s Neighborhood. Whether you’re planting onions from organic seed, as sets (bulbs), or transplants, the rules… read more »
September 19, 2013 - Charlotte from Peaceful Valley
So you’ve been growing herbs and now it’s time for a big, end-of-summer harvest. You watched our new video where Tricia shows you how to harvest and preserve herbs—and she says that you… read more »
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Shipping Information

Shipping Weight: 0.10 lbs. Dimensions: 5"L x 4"W x 0.5"H

Reviews

Chamomile

We planted the Chamomile along with Yarrow for ground cover. This area has little to no traffic and is absolutely beautiful. A great substitute to grass and more low maintenance.

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