Echinacea

Echinacea

Echinacea purpurea

While Echinacea is most popular today for its ability to help with colds and the flu, where Echinacea really shines is in its ability to help the body fight off infections.

  • Plant type: Perennial
  • Other names: Coneflower
  • Medicinal: Yes
  • Culinary: No
  • Ceremonial: No
  • Parts Used: Flowers, Leaves & Roots
  • Side Effects: An allergic reaction may be possible in people with allergies to daisy family plants.