Irish Moss - 5 Square Feet
Irish Moss - 5 Square Feet
Most people confuse Irish moss for moss, but in actual sense, the plant is a type of seaweed. Over the years, the plant has been used as a healing sea vegetable where it is used to strengthen malnourished individuals.
Irish moss is mainly remembered for its contribution in the 1800s, where it was used as the primary source of nutrition during the famine. It came in handy during the famine because it was readily available, easily harvested, and easy to prepare.
In today's world, Irish moss helps solve many respiratory problems, for instance, pneumonia and bronchitis. This is because Irish moss has a softening effect on respiratory tissues, specifically the mucus membrane, which means the plant can solve most respiratory problems. In addition to soothing the mucus membrane, the plant also has a mild laxative effect on the digestive tract.
Irish moss has ionic minerals such as iodine which help support the thyroid; the iodine mineral also helps reduce conditions such as fatigue, slow heart rate, inability to tolerate cold, poor hair and skin, and low metabolism are associated with poor thyroid function.
Irish moss can also be used externally since it can be soothing and soften the skin
In addition to softening the skin, the plant also eases eczema, sunburn, dark circles, wrinkles, chapped skin, and psoriasis.
Irish moss is a nourishing and energizing food source since it contains beneficial vitamins and minerals. Some of the minerals in this plant include magnesium, potassium, iron, calcium, folate, and selenium. Irish moss is usually used for cooking seaweed broth; the broth helps cure the physical injury, debilitating illnesses, traumas, and fatigue.
Irish moss plant also helps strengthen the cartilage and connective tissues, speeding the recovery of joint injuries
We dig fresh our plants and ship immediately. We ship US Mail, Priority shipping. You will receive a tracking number once your plants ship. All plants will be fine in their packages for up to 3 days after receiving.
How We Protect Your Plants For Transit
We sell only bare root plants. We dip the roots in tera-sorb silicone gel to retain ample moisture for transit and surround with plastic. This is superior protection for plants in transit for up to 12 days.
Upon Receipt Of Your Plants
Open your plants and inspect the same day received. We offer 3 days to report any problems with your order. Bare root plants need to be planted within 2-3 days of receiving unless weather-related problems prohibit planting. Store in a cool place and keep roots moist and covered with plastic until they can be planted. Water for the first week daily after planting.