Beautanicals Herb Nursery


Chamomile Flowers - 20gm

Chamomile Flowers - 20gm Image

Chamomile Flowers

Parts Used: Flower, tops.

Properties: Analgesic, Anodyne, Antibacterial, Antifungal, Anti-inflammatory, Antiphlogistic, Antiseptic, Antispasmodic, Appetizer, Carminative, Diaphoretic, Digestive Tonic, Emmenagogue, Febrifuge, Nervine, Sedative, Tonic

Internal Uses: Amenorrhea, Anxiety, Caffeine Withdrawal, Candida, Colic, Diverticulitis, Dysmenorrhea, Flatulence, Gastritis, Hyperacidity, Hyperactivity, Hysteria, Indigestion, Insomnia, Intestinal Cramps, Irritable Bowel, Jaundice, Lumbago, Migraine, Nervousness, Neuralgia, Pain, Restlessness, Rheumatism, Stress, Tinnitus, Ulcers

Internal Applications: Tea, Tincture, Capsules

Chamomile is an excellent herb for people that complain about every little thing as well as for those who have the urge to urinate constantly. It helps to restore an exhausted nervous system. It is served in some European hospitals to calm patients. Use Chamomile tea to treat the headaches due to caffeine withdrawal. It is wonderful for soothing an upset stomach. Drink it before bed to help prevent nightmares.

Topical Uses: Conjunctivitis, Eye Inflammation, Hemorrhoids, Skin Dryness, Sore Throat, Wounds

Topical Applications: Bath herb for dry skin and to calm cranky children and as a sitz bath for hemorrhoids. Excellent in salves. Add to lotions for skin inflammation. Chamomile accelerates wound healing. Gargle for sore throat. Use as a douche or as an enema. Chamomile is used in many cosmetic preparations due to its ability to reduce inflammation. Eyewash for inflamed eyes and conjunctivitis. Hair rinse for blond hair.

Culinary uses: Desserts, Vermouth, Benedictine

Energetics: Bitter, Warm, Moist.

Chemical Constituents: Essential oils (chamazulene, isadol), flavonoids, levomenol, coumarins, flavoneglycosides, salicylates, calcium, magnesium, phosphorus, vitamin B-2.

Due to exorbitant overseas postage costs, the dried herbs can only be posted within Australia.

Contraindications: Some people may be allergic to Chamomile, especially those sensitive to ragweed. It can cause contact dermatitis in some individuals. Otherwise, Chamomile is considered very safe.

Seeds are always available here