Chamomile brews a beautiful golden cup with a delicate, classic apple-like flavor and fragrance. It is a soothing drink that is good any time of the day, but especially relaxing in the evening. It is naturally caffeine free. Chamomile is known to be a pretty flower and an ancient healer. The word chamomile is derived from the Greek chamos (ground) and melos (apple), referring to its low-growing habit and apple-scented blooms. Its daisy-like flowers reminded the ancient Egyptians of the sun, who called it herb of the sun . In Germany, chamomile is so popular that it is called alles zutraut?capable of anything. Stash sources its chamomile from Egypt, where the climate and centuries of expertise in cultivation makes Egyptian chamomile the very best. Egyptian chamomile has the largest, brightest flowers with the most fragrance and flavor.