“There is considerable confusion concerning the identity of the active medicinal species of echinacea. The echinacea purpurea of the Eastern States has been thought to be identical with the echinacea angustifolia of the Western States. It is often used for the same purposes, but is universally disappointing” Materia Medica Therapeutics and Pharmacognosy by Finley Ellingwood, M.D. 1919

The powerful benefits of Echinacea have an impressive history and may help ease upper respiratory conditions such as bronchitis which can lead to colds and flu (1)* A PubMed study indicated that echinacea, is an herbal immunomodulator, and is purported to be beneficial in wound healing (2)*

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Botanical Name: Echinacea Angustifolia

Common Names: Echinacea, Snake Root, Purple Coneflower

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4oz, 1lb


Root Cut and Sifted, Root Powder, Herb Cut and Sifted, Herb Powder