1. Sources and HabitatEchinacea purpurea (eastern purple coneflower or purple coneflower) is a species of flowering plant in the genus Echinacea of the family Asteraceae. Its cone-shaped flowering heads are usually, but not always, purple in the wild. It is native to eastern North America and present to some extent in the wild in much of the eastern, southeastern and midwest United States2. Descriptions and Specifications of ProductSpecifications: Polyphenol ≥ 4.0% Test by UV
Chicoric Acid ≥ 4.0% Test by HPLCChicoric Acid
Molecular Formula: C22H18O12
Molecular Mass: 474.37
CAS No.: 6537-80-03. Indications and UsesEchinacea stimulates the body's immune system against all infectious and inflammatory, conditions, counteracts pus, and stimulates digestion. It specifically strengthens the immune system against pathogenic infection by stimulating phagocytosis, T-cell formation, and by inhibiting the hyalurinadase enzyme secreted by bacteria to effect the breakdown of remedies against all kinds of bacterial and viral infections.
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