100% Real Authentic Organic Irish Moss Powder - 1 lb (Origin Canada)
Did you know that this bushy seaweed, Chondrus crispus or Irish Moss, get it name from saving thousands of Irish from starvation during the potato famine of the mid-19th century?
Our Irish moss is a curly red, purple, or yellow green plant which is found clinging to submerged rocks. This tough and stringy seaweed grows in tidal pools along the northern Atlantic. Seaweed/ Irish Sea Moss (Chondrus crispus) is harvested commercially to make carrageenan, a thickening agent for jellies, puddings, and soups, and is also a well-known traditional herbal remedy in Ireland.
Irish Moss (Chondrus crispus) is considered by some to be a nutritious and remarkable gift from the sea. Full of rich nutrients, Irish Moss is used by some herbalists to make a tonic for promoting a vibrant glow.
The typical preparation of Irish Moss is as a powder used in a tea or tincture. Irish Moss Chondrus crispus is sometimes combined with other smoothies and drinks as a soothing remedy.