Tag: Seaweed

Herb Profile: Irish Moss Seaweed

  Irish Moss Seaweed   Botanical Name: Chondrus crispus  Common Names:  Irish Moss, Carrageen, Hebridean Moss, Pearl Moss, Irlandisches Moos (German)  Family:  Gigartinaceae Parts Used: Dried Thallus (young shoots) Botany & Identification:  Irish Moss is a member of the division Rhodophyta (the red seaweeds), and is commonly found on rocky shorelines below and just above the …

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