Matricaria chamomilla flowers herbal tea



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Uses:-

German chamomile is used in herbal medicine for a sore stomach, irritable bowel syndrome, and as a gentle sleep aid.

It is also used as a mild laxative and is anti-inflammatory and bactericidal.

It can be taken as an herbal tea.

Matricaria chamomilla flowers



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Scientific classification
Kingdom:     Plantae
(unranked):     Angiosperms
(unranked):     Eudicots
(unranked):     Asterids
Order:     Asterales
Family:     Asteraceae
Tribe:     Anthemideae
Genus:     Matricaria
Species:     M. chamomilla
Binomial name
Matricaria chamomilla

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Common names:- Chamomile , Roman chamomile, English chamomile, garden chamomile, ground apple, low chamomile, or whig plant.

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The plant is used to flavor foods, in herbal teas, perfumes, and cosmetics.

It is used to make a rinse for blonde hair.

It is popular in aromatherapy; its practitioners believe it to be a calming agent to reduce stress and aid in sleep.

Caution :-

It is not recommended for use during pregnancy as it can cause uterine contractions and miscarriage.

Chamaemelum nobile flowers



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Scientific classification
Kingdom:     Plantae
(unranked):     Angiosperms
(unranked):     Eudicots
(unranked):     Asterids
Order:     Asterales
Family:     Asteraceae
Tribe:     Anthemideae
Genus:     Chamaemelum
Species:     C. nobile
Binomial name
Chamaemelum nobile

Chamomile flowers



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Medical use

Chamomile has been used for inflammation.

Chamomile possesses anxiolytic  properties and could be used to treat stress and insomnia.