Properties and applications:
Analgesic - local pain relief
Anti Spasmodic - cramps, colic, nausea, nervous diarrhoea, asthma
Menstrual Regulator - irregular or heavy periods
Carminative - indigestion, flatulence, sluggish digestion
Hormone Regulator - irregular periods, pms, menopause, oedema,
Sedative - panic, shock, hysteria, fear, nervous conditions, insomnia
Anti-inflammatory - rashes, inflamed skin, allergy,
Country of origin:
British Isles, across southern and western Europe
Florals and herbs and most oils.
No known contra-indications. Safe for use with babies and children.
Apple and 'pear drop', with straw notes.
small creeping herb with large daisy like flowers.
Called Manzanila in Spain because of its appley aroma, it is used for alleviating nervous tension. Chamomile tea is said to be calming and an aid to sleep.