Matricaria recutita. The most popular uses of chamomile are in teas and in hair products but because of its lovely scent, it is also great in potpourri. Height 2-3 feet. Approx. 3000 seeds/pkg.
Seeds should be planted first in small containers, 1⁄8 inch deep. When the plants are big enough to handle, transplant to 6 inches apart. Prefers light, dry soil.
Keep plants moist until established. Flowers should be harvested on a clear morning before the heat of the sun. Using scissors, pick the opened heads carefully. Spread on paper in a cool, dry, airy place. After the heads have become papery, store them in an airtight jar.