CHAMOMILE Flower Essence
Proper Names: Matricaria chamomilla (German Chamomile – herb); Anthemus nobile (Garden
chamomile – herb)
Common Name: Chamomile
Origin: Africa, British Isles, France, United States
Properties and Attributes: Soothes and calms. Helps release tension (especially when felt in the
abdominal area), anxiety and fear, and promotes deep relaxation, medititation and acceptance of
the situation. It helps stabilize emotions.
Possible uses: This essence is especially helpful for those who become easily upset and have
difficulty calming down. It help those who feel overly responsible, and/or extremely
tense/high-strung. Chamomile is also good for insomnia and for hyperactive children prone to mood
changes. It helps bring counsel to those who feel misunderstood, and swallow hurt feelings. It can
also help a sluggish gallbladder, and indigestion.