Chamomile German | Latin name: Matricaria recutita | Aromatic waters by distillation of flower heads | Plant family: Asteraceae
Chamomile German an annual strongly aromatic herb growing up to 60cm high. It has delicate feathery leaves and simple daisy-like white flowers on single stems. In appearance it is very similar to the corn chamomile however can be distinguished from it as the latter is scentless.
Hydrolats, aromatic waters produced by steam distillation of botanical materials during the production of essential oils. Hydrolats are gentle and effective, containing only the most water-soluble chemicals from the plant material, also microscopic drops of the essential oils.