Echinacea (Echinacea augustifolia) also known as a Cone flower is a perennial herb.
It is antimicrobial and has very effective antiseptic qualities.
Echinacea helps the body to remove infections and is a powerful immunity booster. It can also help in chronic tonsillitis, oral infections, vaginal discharges, urinary tract infections, gum disease and skin infections. Echinacea can help to reduce the severity and length of colds and can also help in reducing the incidence of a cold.
Echinacea may also be helpful in treating Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), migraines, ADHD and rheumatism.
Echinacea is also an aphrodisiac.