Frontier Natural Products, Organic Cut & Sifted Echinacea Purpurea Herb, 16 oz (453 g)6 Reviews
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1.93 lbs (0.88 kg)
- Product Code: FRO-00769
- UPC Code: 089836007698
- Package Quantity: 16 oz (453 g)
- Dimensions: 2.3 x 10.5 x 8.1 in, 1.05 lbs (0.48 kg)
Combo Discount: -$2.08
- USDA Organic
- Certified Organic
- Echinacea Purpurea
- Herbal Supplement
- Certified Organic by QAI
Support for healthy immune function
Echinacea, commonly referred to as "coneflower" is a genus of nine different herbacious plants native to North America. The two primary species used in herbal preparations are E. Angustifolia and E. Purpurea, which are often used interchangeably.
To use as a tea, pour 1 cup boiling water over 1 tsp of herb, cover and steep 3-5 minutes.
|Serving Size: 1 tsp|
|Servings Per Container: About 575|
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value|
|Total Carbohydrates||1 g||0%|
|Echinacea Purpurea cut (herb)||788 mg||**|
|* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
**Daily Value not established.
iHerb Customer Reviews
Not only does this echinacea purpurea herb make delicious tea, but also it's packed with health benefits. Rich in vitamins minerals, amino acids, tannins, antioxidants, flavonoids, it's great for treating colds, flu, bronchitis, tonsillitis, streptococcus infections, septicemia, urinary tract infections, syphilis, typhoid, malaria, diphtheria, chronic fatigue syndrome, arthritis, gout, rheumatism, migraines, dizziness, asthma, gingivitis, canker sores and gum disease, eczema, psoriasis, dermatitis, as well as other conditions. Echinacea is a powerful immunostimulant and anti-inflammatory agent boosting the immune system, fighting infection, attacking yeast and fungi directly, facilitating healing, reducing inflammation, relieving pain and swelling of the mucous membranes, soothing and healing dry and damaged skin. It can also be applied topically and is known for reducing skin irritation and inflammation, healing wounds, abscesses, sores, insect bites, scars, bruises, cuts, boils, burns and rashes. I love this product and would recommend it to anyone wanting to boost their immune system and improve their overall health and well-being.
i know the taste of the Echinacea root but little did i know that the whole herb tastes so good,grasy and rich with no need to add any other herb for flavor.i use about 5g for 12oz of hot water as infusion,do not boil it because it will lose its flavor,thats in contrast to the Echinacea root.after all that said take into consideration that if you look for the medicinal properties of Echinacea this is not the product for you,unless your intention is to mix it with other species of Echinacea exactly like the American natives that pased on the knowledge to the Western medicine did.the medicinal properties are hidden mainly in the Echinacea Angustifolia (root) species (antibacterial,anti-inflammatory,upper breathing relief,flu & cold support etc etc)...this one is really one of the most amazing herb i know,cuts the days of the flu or cold in half.but as i said earlier,you could always take the purpurea as an add on to enhance the properties of the stronger species,or use the Purpurea by itself as a preventative measure on a daily use. ...you are welcome to rate & read my other reviews