Chamomile is a beautiful, sweet flower that is popular around the world for it's soothing and calming qualities. It makes a most delicious tea, but, it is not recommended to boil it with the water, folklore suggests to remove the water from the fire before adding and to keep it covered when infusing in order to preserve the volatile components (or Philosophical Mercury) as long as possible.
Chamomile was used in ancient Egypt and was given as an offering to their gods. Germans refer to this herb as 'alles zutraut' meaning 'capable of anything.'
Chamomile is said to attract money and, accordingly, as a hand rinse for gamblers needing good luck. An infusion used to wash thresholds (doors and windows) will help keep unwanted energies or entities from passing through. Sprinkle powdered chamomile flowers around you or home to remove spells cast against you.
Burn Chamomile flowers for wealth and prosperity and to promote happiness and well-being in your home. By its very color it is associated with the Sun which is also associated with riches, it transmutes anything negative to light and positive action.
Associated with the sign of Leo and the element of Water, Chamomile is a subtle but very potent ally to use in all forms of magical and mystical workings.