Latin Name: Ormenis Mixta | Plant Family: Asteraceae
Extraction: Distillation | Plant Part: Flower Heads
Moroccan Chamomile is a pale yellow to brownish-yellow mobile oil with a fresh-herbaceous top note and a sweet rich-balsamic undertone. Distilled from the flowering tops, Chamomile Maroc can help improve irritability.
The plant is about 90 to 150 cm high with very hairy leaves and tubular yellow flowers, surrounded by white ligulets. Native to north-west Africa and southern Spain. The oil is distilled in Morocco. Is distantly related to the German and Roman varieties botanically but does not resemble them physically.
Antispasmodic, cholagogue, emmenagogue, hepatic & sedative
Good for sensitive skin, headache, insomnia, irritability, migraine, dysmenorrhoea, menopause, liver & spleen congestion.