Roman Chamomile is a low growing perennial that rarely exceeds a height of around 9 inches. The plant is extensively grown in central and Eastern Europe. The leaves are lacy and finely divided, on stems capped with small, white daisy like flowers.
The relaxing aroma of this essential oil, sometimes described as like ‘apples and straw’ is an exotic and rich scent. It is commonly accepted as the best smelling of the three Chamomiles.
Traditional and Emotional uses reportedly include:-
Mostly known for its skin attributes, aroma and calming properties.
Antiseptic, antibiotic, analgesic, anti-neuralgic, aperitif, astringent, emmenagogue, febrifuge, insecticide, sedative and a tonic. used for rheumatism, neuralgia, muscular pain, circulation problems, colds, flu, dental infection, diarrhoea and skin infections.
BLENDS WELL WITH
Geranium, Lavender, Rose, Neroli, Marjoram, Cedarwood, Frankincense, Rosewood, Clary Sage, Ylang Ylang
No known toxicity. Use well diluted. High doses may trigger skin reactions in sensitive individuals.