There are three types of
chamomile plant, but the most popular and well used is the German. There are substances in
the oil of the chamomile flower that seem to calm the central nervous system, relax the
digestive tract, and speed the healing process.
How It May Benefit
Apply externally for:
Use as a gargle
None known - however always
speak with a Health Professional before diagnosing yourself or taking too much of any
herb. Allergies to chamomile are rare
However it is part of the daisy
family and some people are allergic to these plants.
Herbs should only be used under the supervision of an experienced
herbalist or naturopath experienced in herbs.
Available as prepared tea,
tincture, essential oil, and dried or fresh flowers.