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A picture of a Scentless Chamomile

Scentless Chamomile

Anthemis arvensis

Also known as

Corn Chamomile, Field Chamomile, Mayweed

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Full Sun
Easy care
Light watering
Frost Hardy

H6

RHS hardiness

-20°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

50cm

Max

40cm

10cm

Min

20cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has a mild fragrance

More images of Scentless Chamomile

A close up of some white Anthemis arvensis flowers
A close up of some green Anthemis arvensis leaves
A Anthemis arvensis plant growing in the wild

Scentless Chamomile Overview

Anthemis arvensis is commonly known by the name Scentless Chamomile. It is an annual species in the Asteraceae family, producing daisy-like white flowers throughout summer. Feathery grey-green leaves are finely divided and smell a little like chamomile when crushed, they also have softly hairy undersides. It typically doesn't exceed 30cm in height.

Common problems with Scentless Chamomile

How to harvest Scentless Chamomile

Pick as needed

How to propagate Scentless Chamomile

Seed

Sow seed during Spring; Germination time about 7-14 days.

Special features of Scentless Chamomile

Attracts useful insects

Attractive flowers

Other uses of Scentless Chamomile

Wildflower/meadow

White Flowering Summer Plants

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