What Is Purple Cornflower (Echinacea purpurea)?
Purple cornflower (Echinacea purpurea) is a group of herbaceous flower plants in the daisy family that are only found in a small region of North America. They grow in moist prairies and wooded areas and have large heads of composite flowers that bloom in the summer.
Purple Cornflower (Echinacea purpurea) Benefits †
Purple cornflower (Echinacea purpurea) has been used as a folk remedy for hundreds of years. It helps with mood, supports the immune system, and is rich in antioxidants. Purple cornflower acts as a natural anti-inflammatory and may also help maintain healthy glucose levels when taken in conjunction with a healthy diet and exercise.
- Fortifies the immune system
- May help maintain healthy glucose levels
- Rich in antioxidants
- Helps protect the skin
- Supports the joints
- May reduce feelings of anxiety