What part of the Echinacea plant is used to treat colds?

Answer The root. The root, after being dried, is ground into a coarse powder and either served orally via a capsule, or steeped into a tea.

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What kinds of herbs are used to treat colds and flu?

Colds and flu can be difficult to treat. Many medicines can help, but they can cause drowsiness. However, herbal remedies are available. These natural remedies are not medically tested and should ... Read More »

How do I plant echinacea seeds?

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Which part of the indigo plant is used to make dye?

Any of numerous usually evergreen ornamental shrubs of the genus Rhododendron of the North Temperate Zone, having clusters of variously colored, often bell-shaped flowers.