::Matricaria chamomilla


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Matricaria chamomilla (synonym: Matricaria recutita), commonly known as chamomile (also spelled camomile), Italian camomilla, German chamomile,<ref name=umaryland>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=web }}</ref> Hungarian chamomile (kamilla), wild chamomile or scented mayweed,<ref>Fitter R, Fitter A, Blamey M. 1989. The wild flowers of Britain and Northern Europe. Collins</ref><ref>Stace C. 1991. The New Flora of the British Isles. Cambridge University Press</ref> is an annual plant of the composite family Asteraceae. M. chamomilla is the most popular source of the herbal product chamomile, although other species are also used as chamomile.<ref name=umaryland/>

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