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Anthemis nobilis

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Anthemis nobilis Lawn Chamomile, Roman Chamomile, ,
Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen
Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Groundcovers, Herbs & Vegetables Prostrate, Spreading

Lovely low-growing perennial herb with masses of open, yellow-centered white daisy flowers highlighed against aromatic green foliage. Flowers best in Spring and Summer. Great for cottage themed gardens and containers. This plant can also be used as a groundcover or lawn alternative in low foot traffic area. Grows approx. 15-30cm tall x 30-60cm wide. Flowers can be used to make Chamomile tea that is said to help with an upset stomach, insomnia and anxiety.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
15-30cm 30-60cm

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Any, Clay, Loam, Sandy, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Balcony / Roof, Borders / Shrubbery, Courtyard, Edible Garden, Embankment, Fragrant Garden, Groundcover, Lawn Alternatives, Mass Planting, Playgrounds, Container / Pot, Under Trees

Pests & Diseases: Aphids, Powdery Mildew, Snails And Slugs

Cultural Notes:

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser, Keep moist during dry periods, Liquid feed, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Asteraceae Europe

Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: White
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Spring, Summer
Fruit: No

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Medium / Moderate
Drought: Medium / Moderate
Frost: Moderate
Wind: Medium / Moderate