Chamomile | Incredible Edible Todmorden | Herbs


chamomileChamomilla recutita

Used for centuries in teas, this splendid herb has many uses: for general calming, for irritability and nervousness in children, for teething, insomnia and digestive upsets, and for many bowel problems, as well as externally for sore eyes and mastitis.

“The bathing with a decoction of Camomile takes away weariness, eases pains, to what part of the body soever they be applied.” (Nicholas Culpepper)