Echinacea Root
Botanical Name: Echinacea Purpurea
Common Names: Echinacea, Snake Root, Purple Coneflower
Echinacea is easily recognized by its large, showy petals surrounding a spiny, cone-shaped center. Save money by making your own capsules! Great for making a poultice!
SKU: 209285-31
Starwest Botanicals

Echinacea Purpurea Root Cert. Organic cut & sifted 1 lb. Starwest

$87.00

Herbal Information for Echinacea Purpurea Root in Organic Cut Form

Name:  Echinacea Purpurea Herb

Botanical Name:  Echinacea purpurea

Other Names: Echinacea, Snake Root, Purple Coneflower, Black Samson, Narrow Leaf Echinacea

Other Ingredients: None, nothing has been added to this product.

Package Size:   One Pound  (1 lb.)

Form:  Certified Organic Cut Pieces

Dosage: Consult your healthcare professional for correct dosage.

Origin:  United States

Brand: Starwest Botanicals

Echinacea Purpurea is identified by its purple petals

 

Cautions:  Do not use if pregnant or nursing

California Prop 65 

information-leaf.pngBenefits of Echinacea

  • Supports Healthy Immune Defenses.
  • Winter Health Support
  • Botanical Blood Purifier 
  • Contains phenols - Phenols control the activity of a range of enzymes and cell receptors

How to Use         

  •  Tea  
  • In capsule form
  • Poultice applied to the skin
  • Squeezed into a juice
  • Make into a decoction

What does Echinacea combined with?

  • Goldenseal
  • Yarrow
  • Burdock
  • Osha root

 

Who should not use Echincea?

Echinacea may not be helpful if you have any of the following conditions: an autoimmune disorder (such as lupus), human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection, or acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS). If you are pregnant or breastfeeding you should talk with your doctor before you start taking echinacea.Jan 1, 2003.  Information from  https://www.aafp.org/afp/2003/0101/p83.html

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Check out our How to Use Bulk Herbs page to see how to use herbs correctly. Our web page is constantly expanding, as of today we have articles on:
How to make salves, poultice, tinctures, teas, capsules, gargles, and foot bathes.
How to make a citrus facial splash
Cayenne pepper: Caterpillar and aphid spray ( Natural insect repellent )
Citrus potpourri basket.

different-uses.png

About Starwest Botanicals Quality Control

Starwest Botanicals validated quality assurance testing includes:
• Organoleptic testing to ensure proper appearance, color, aroma and flavor.
• Microscopic and Macroscopic inspection for foreign matter.
• HPTLC for identification, to verify purity and authenticity.
• ICP-MS heavy metal analysis.
• Microbiology testing for pathogens such as E. coli and salmonella.
• Chemical analyses for moisture content, volatile oil, ash and acid insoluble ash.

Audits all suppliers yearly to assure they meet our GMP requirements

Echinacea Certified Organic Powder.   What does Certified Organic mean?

Organic herbs are grown without the use of pesticides, synthetic fertilizers, sewage sludge, genetically modified organisms, or ionizing radiation.  We offer certificate of analysis on most of our herbs.  Requested  a certificate with your order to insure we have the correct lot number for you.

Laboratory Analysis

Samples are retained from all shipments are thoroughly tested and compared to our extensive reference library of dried herbs and botanicals to verify authenticity. All lot samples are kept for five years and can be traced for verification.

Starwest Botanicals utilizes not only their in-house laboratory, but also independent labs and consultants to guarantee their analyses are complete. Testing includes organoleptic analysis for aroma, color, flavor and texture. Physical testing involves moisture, volatile oil content, heavy metals, microbiology, thin layer chromatography, and other tests specific to each herb.

Herbal remedies have been used for thousands of years, in all cultures. In this day and age Western Bulk Herbs and Spices should be regarded as an added element to present-day healthcare, and not as a replacement. Botanical herbs ( Teas ) emphasize harmony, support, and balance.

References  https://www.healthline.com/nutrition/echinacea#1
https://www.nccih.nih.gov/health/echinacea
https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/252684#takeaway 
https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/252684#uses

 

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    Herbal Information for Echinacea Purpurea Root in Organic Cut Form

    Name:  Echinacea Purpurea Herb

    Botanical Name:  Echinacea purpurea

    Other Names: Echinacea, Snake Root, Purple Coneflower, Black Samson, Narrow Leaf Echinacea

    Other Ingredients: None, nothing has been added to this product.

    Package Size:   One Pound  (1 lb.)

    Form:  Certified Organic Cut Pieces

    Dosage: Consult your healthcare professional for correct dosage.

    Origin:  United States

    Brand: Starwest Botanicals

    Echinacea Purpurea is identified by its purple petals

     

    Cautions:  Do not use if pregnant or nursing

    California Prop 65 

    information-leaf.pngBenefits of Echinacea

    • Supports Healthy Immune Defenses.
    • Winter Health Support
    • Botanical Blood Purifier 
    • Contains phenols - Phenols control the activity of a range of enzymes and cell receptors

    How to Use         

    •  Tea  
    • In capsule form
    • Poultice applied to the skin
    • Squeezed into a juice
    • Make into a decoction

    What does Echinacea combined with?

    • Goldenseal
    • Yarrow
    • Burdock
    • Osha root

     

    Who should not use Echincea?

    Echinacea may not be helpful if you have any of the following conditions: an autoimmune disorder (such as lupus), human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection, or acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS). If you are pregnant or breastfeeding you should talk with your doctor before you start taking echinacea.Jan 1, 2003.  Information from  https://www.aafp.org/afp/2003/0101/p83.html

    blue-bar1.jpg

    Check out our How to Use Bulk Herbs page to see how to use herbs correctly. Our web page is constantly expanding, as of today we have articles on:
    How to make salves, poultice, tinctures, teas, capsules, gargles, and foot bathes.
    How to make a citrus facial splash
    Cayenne pepper: Caterpillar and aphid spray ( Natural insect repellent )
    Citrus potpourri basket.

    different-uses.png

    About Starwest Botanicals Quality Control

    Starwest Botanicals validated quality assurance testing includes:
    • Organoleptic testing to ensure proper appearance, color, aroma and flavor.
    • Microscopic and Macroscopic inspection for foreign matter.
    • HPTLC for identification, to verify purity and authenticity.
    • ICP-MS heavy metal analysis.
    • Microbiology testing for pathogens such as E. coli and salmonella.
    • Chemical analyses for moisture content, volatile oil, ash and acid insoluble ash.

    Audits all suppliers yearly to assure they meet our GMP requirements

    Echinacea Certified Organic Powder.   What does Certified Organic mean?

    Organic herbs are grown without the use of pesticides, synthetic fertilizers, sewage sludge, genetically modified organisms, or ionizing radiation.  We offer certificate of analysis on most of our herbs.  Requested  a certificate with your order to insure we have the correct lot number for you.

    Laboratory Analysis

    Samples are retained from all shipments are thoroughly tested and compared to our extensive reference library of dried herbs and botanicals to verify authenticity. All lot samples are kept for five years and can be traced for verification.

    Starwest Botanicals utilizes not only their in-house laboratory, but also independent labs and consultants to guarantee their analyses are complete. Testing includes organoleptic analysis for aroma, color, flavor and texture. Physical testing involves moisture, volatile oil content, heavy metals, microbiology, thin layer chromatography, and other tests specific to each herb.

    Herbal remedies have been used for thousands of years, in all cultures. In this day and age Western Bulk Herbs and Spices should be regarded as an added element to present-day healthcare, and not as a replacement. Botanical herbs ( Teas ) emphasize harmony, support, and balance.

    References  https://www.healthline.com/nutrition/echinacea#1
    https://www.nccih.nih.gov/health/echinacea
    https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/252684#takeaway 
    https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/252684#uses

     

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