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Chamomile Seeds - German

Chamomile Seeds - German

Size Price Savings Quantity
Packet $4.49
1 Ounce $14.69
1/4 Pound $35.69 39% Savings
1 Pound $94.49 ($5.90/ounce) 60% Savings
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  • Prolific, dainty flowers provide a sweet, fruity flavor for teas
  • Tall-growing heirloom annual
  • Popular uses include: Culinary / Fragrance / Medicinal
  • Prized for its ornamental qualities, as well as culinary
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Life Cycle Annual
Planting Season Spring
Growth Habit Bush

Flavor Profile Delicate; Floral; Slightly Sweet
Plant Characteristics Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Pollinators, Easy to Grow & Maintain, Extended Bloom Time, Fragrant
Use Medicinal, Tea
Growing Conditions Cold Tolerant, Commercial, Drought Tolerant, Indoor, Outdoor
Harvest Advantages Dried

About Chamomile Seeds - German

Matricaria recutita

Seed Type Heirloom Seed

German Chamomile is a delicate herb that contains both ornamental and culinary qualities. German Chamomile is most famously used in the brewing of tea, but is also routinely used in shampoos and other cosmetic products. As far as the garden goes, it's used as an ornamental ground cover and features adorable yellow and white blooms.

Planting Information

Planting Chamomile Seeds - German

Planting Season Spring
Seed Prep Requires Light
Sowing Method Direct Sow, Start Indoors
Light Requirement Full Sun
Planting Depth 1/4 inch
Plant Spacing 6 inches
Water Needs Average
Hardiness Zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Days to Maturity 60 to 90 Days
View our Chamomile Planting Guide to learn more.


Amount Avg Seed Count Recommended Coverage
Packet 6,193 Up to 50 Sq. Ft
1 Ounce 351,139 Up to 1,250 Sq. Ft
1/4 Pound 1,404,556 Up to 5,000 Sq. Ft
1 Pound 5,618,224 Up to 20,000 Sq. Ft

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