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Handpicked Mountain Chamomile | Sparta, Greece

Handpicked Mountain Chamomile | Sparta, Greece

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Hand picked from the slopes of Mount Taygetos in Sparta, Greece.

Greek mountain chamomile, also known as Anthemis rigida, is a variety of chamomile that is native to the mountainous regions of Greece. This particular type of chamomile is known for its delicate, daisy-like flowers and its pleasant, apple-like fragrance. It is often sought after for its calming and soothing properties, making it a popular choice for herbal infusions and teas.

In Greek tradition, mountain chamomile has been used for its potential health benefits, which include relaxation, digestive support, and overall wellness. The aromatic flowers can be brewed to create a delightful herbal tea that is enjoyed for its gentle, floral flavor and its potential to promote relaxation and tranquility. Greek mountain chamomile is a cherished herb in Greek culture and is often used for its calming effects and aromatic qualities.


Place 3-4 Tbsp (4 Tbsp for a stronger tea) of chamomile into your teapot or makeshift teabag of choice. Pour 8 oz of boiling water over the chamomile flowers and then steep for 5 minutes. To serve, pour into a teacup, using a fine mesh strainer as needed. Enjoy!

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