Coneflowers are herbaceous, drought-tolerant perennial plants. They tolerate a wide variety of conditions, maintain attractive foliage throughout the season, and multiply rapidly. The flowering structure is a composite inflorescence, with purple (rarely yellow or white) florets arranged in a prominent, somewhat cone-shaped head.
Very easy. They are endemic to eastern and central North America, where they are found growing in moist to dry prairies and open wooded areas.
- Echinacea is popularly believed to be an immunostimulator, stimulating the body's non-specific immune system and warding off infections and also being used as a laxative.
- Short-term prevention and treatment of the common cold
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