Latin Name: Echinacea Purpurea
Plant Family: Compsitae
Common Name: Echinacea
Origin & History:
: The Native Americans first introduced us to this coneflower plant. Their first use of this plant was in the treatment of snakebites and other skin wounds. Echinacea is known for its’ antiviral, antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties.
Cone flower and Roots
Echinacea is effective against both bacterial and viral organisms that cause infection. Excellent for the immune system, lymphatic system and glandular swelling related to infection.
Other Uses Include:
: The treatment of: Colds & Flu, Boils, Gingivitis and other infections.