The Echinacea is considered the antibiotic of nature as it has been observed to contribute significantly in killing germs and boosting the body's immune system. It cleans the blood by stimulating the creation of white blood cells that destroy viruses and bacteria. In addition to being used for blood poisoning, poisonous bites, chronic bacterial or vaginal infections, hemorrhoids, and has fat burning properties.
Eucalyptus is the classic cold remedy herb and is infamous from its use by grandmothers all over the world. Eucalyptus leaves help purify the atmosphere in our home or room relieving us from that strong, dry cough or shortness of breath and alleviating asthma and bronchitis. In addition to its health benefits eucalyptus is a very tasty herb.
During Roman times, flowers were sold for 100 denarii per pound, which was about the same as a month's wages for a farm labourer, or fifty haircuts from the local barber. Lavender has been use against stomach aches, colds and sore throats. Its is used as a calming herb to help in promoting sleep and reduce stress as it relaxes the nervous system. This lavender is a very high quality blue in color from France know to have some the best lavender.