German Chamomile (Matricaria recutita)
This dainty herb sports tiny white petals surrounding large golden centers. Used primarily for tea, it also makes an attractive choice for ground cover or ornamental planting. Tastes best if flowers are harvested soon after opening.
- 300 seeds minimum
- Germination 10-14 days
- Maturity: 70-75 days
- Direct sow in full sun after the last frost or start indoors 8-10 weeks prior. Scatter seeds and lightly cover. Light is needed for germination.
- Space plants 6-8” apart.