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Echinacea Purpurea Root

Product Code: 09ECP

Availability: In stock

Size Price Price/kg Qty
25kg
£676.92 £812.30
£32.49/kg

*all prices are including VAT

Important Information

Must be infused in boiling water prior to consumption.


Description

Product: Echinacea Purpurea Root

Latin Name: Echinacea purpurea syn. Brauneria purpurea, Echinacea intermedia, Echinacea serotina, Rudbeckia purpurea.

Plant Family: Asteraceae

Other Names: Purple Coneflower, Missouri Snakeroot, Eastern Purple Coneflower

Description: Echinacea purpurea is a perennial plant native to central parts of the USA, It can reach a height of 1.2 metres and has simple rough stems, which are hollow near the base and thicken closer to the flower head. The leaves are narrow, lance-shaped and toothed. The upper surface of the leaves is often dark green and has sparse white hairs. The flowers central cone is a flatter dome than pallida and is, surrounded by rough hairy bracts, which are in actual fact hundreds of tiny individual flowers. The root of E purpurea is more fibrous than pallida or angustifolia.

Brief History: According to historical evidence, the Cheyenne, Dakota and Winnebago native Indian tribes used Echinacea purpurea as a medicine. Early European settlers used Echinacea purpurea to treat saddle sores on horses.

SUGGESTED USE

No non-medicinal uses known.

Shelf Life

Shelf life of two years provided that goods are stored in an airtight container in ambient conditions.

Technical Information

Product Specification

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Allergen Statement

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Delivery Information

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