Echinacea

Echinacea
Echinacea Purpurea

Echinacea Purpurea

Echinacea, also called purple coneflower, belongs to the composite family. Echinacea was already used in the ancient world for its beneficial and medicative properties and it is widespread in the whole world because it can adjust on the climate. It is growing on lowlands but also in alpine areas.

Curiosity

Properties

Properties

Echinacea is a natural remedy which helps to rebuild the immune system and to strengthen the body’s own defences. For the prevention of colds it is recommended to take a cure 2 or 3 times during the winter

Benefits Echinacea

You can find all the benefits of this plant in these products

Sources

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