Echinacea / coneflower

Echinacea purpurea (L.), Asteraceae

Active substance extract
CAS number  90028-20-9
Plant part aerial parts, roots
China list yes
Conditions fresh or dried and crushed
Country of origin the Netherlands, others



Holland Biodiversity is the supplier of Echinacea plants, a natural skin care product

  • fresh aerial parts
  • crushed and dried aerial parts


Echinacea purpurea, also known as coneflower, is a plant from the Asteraceae family and used as an active substance in many cosmetic and nutraceutical products. The plant is used in case of insufficient resistance, flu, cold and sore throat and skin rashes.


  • GACP
  • Contract Cultivation
  • Biological
  • Convention of Biological Diversity (CBD) Treaty free
  • Small and large volumes
  • Green & Sustainable

Applications of the absolute or plant extract of Echinacea:

  • moisturising
  • tonic
  • skin conditioning
  • masking
  • oral care
  • resistance
  • cold symptoms


We can find and produce the Echinacea/ coneflower with the highest yield of active compounds for you!

In the Netherlands we grow approximately 30,000 different varieties on a commercial scale. Many varieties of Echinacea are grown, each with its own unique ingredients. Let us know which substances you are looking for, and we will find the right variety with the highest levels of active ingredients. We have our own lab with the latest analytical equipment to help you find the most active plant for your product.

More information about our services, or get in touch via 0031 651 537699,

Additional information



Active substance


CAS number


Plant part

aerial parts, roots

China list


Country of origin

the Netherlands


cosmetics, food ingredients, pharma