Golden marguerite

Cota tinctoria

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Dyer's Chamomile - You are a self-conscious individual The answer you planted into the twenty second of thirty plant beds in the Dijksgracht park, part of the Twijfel Zaaien/Raising Doubts project. Latin name: Cota tinctoria Artist family: Modernist 
Colour: Yellow


The whole plant is antispasmodic, diaphoretic, emetic, emmenagogue and vesicant. It is used internally as a tea, which can be made either from the flowers or the whole plan. Applied externally, it is used as a poultice on piles and can also be applied to the bath water.The leaves are rubbed onto insect stings. Source: