Results for: Echinacea

In Biology

Where does echinacea grow?

\n. \n Where Echinaceas Grow \n. \nThe most common Echinacea, Purple Coneflower, grows in zones 3 to 8 and prefers full sun and moderate to regular water. They are very (MORE)
In Biology

What is an echinacea?

The Echinacea is a flower that is used for medicinal porpoises such as a flu of you'r ordinary cold.
In Herbal Medicine

Is echinacea an antibiotic?

No, echinacea is used as an immune system support. For more information please see the related link below.
In Taxonomy

What is the scientific names for echinacea?

There are two main types of echinacea used in herbal medicine. One is Echinacea angustifolia & the other is Echinacea purpurea. Sometimes you'll also see the name Echinacea pa (MORE)
In Vitamins and Supplements

What is the recommended dosage of echinacea?

Herbal tea or infusion: fresh or dried herb steeped 10 - 15 minutes in 1 pint of boiled water, 3 times daily. Tincture: 4 oz (112 g) fresh or dried herb to 1 pint brandy, gin (MORE)
In Health

Does echinacea help with cold sores?

It helps boost your immune system which can help prevnt a cold sore. But it doesn't do much to help heal cold sores.
In Uncategorized

Can children get Echinacea?

Echinacea should not be given to children under two years of age, and it should only be given to children over two in consultation with a physician
In Colors

What color is Echinacea?

The purple-pink rays of the blossom droop downward from a brassy hued center cone composed of many small, tubular florets