30g / 1.05 oz The chemical substances in Echinacea, it is said that enhance the immune system and have anti-inflammatory and antibacterial action. The beverage from Echinacea blossoms traditionally has been known to might help boost the immune system and decreasing significantly the duration of flu and common cold symptoms (sore throat, cough, nasal discharge, and fever). Product of Greece How to use For herbal tea. Add one teaspoon of herb per cup of hot water and steep covered, for 4-5 minutes. Strain and enjoy hot or iced, plain or add sweetener to taste. Tell me more! In Germany, the over-ground parts of the plant have been officially declared as treatment means against cold, upper respiratory and urinary tract infections, and open wounds.