Irish moss

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Synonyms for Irish moss

dark purple edible seaweed of the Atlantic coasts of Europe and North America

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Because it has demulcent properties, Irish moss has been used as a home remedy, especially for respiratory ailments; a popular health periodical dated 1831 described it as such.
Amino acids, peptides, and proteins of Irish Moss, Chondrus crispus.
The 'green-gold' Irish moss is set to spearhead a conversion to herbal remedies since a US firm began marketing it across the world as an intestinal cleaning programme.
Prepare Irish moss to package instructions to yield 1/2 cup gel, usually soaked overnight.
The finished product might not be the exact replica of your favourite commercial brew, but it should be well worth the effort So, if it's Black Sheep Riggwelter you want to concoct in your kitchen, take your stock of pale malt with Challenger, Progress and Fuggles hops (with three grams of Irish moss in the final boil) and away you go.
9) Examples of particularly valuable types of seaweed used in oral supplements include Irish Moss (Chondrus crispus), Fucose or Fucus vesiculosis (Bladderwrack), species of Laminaria, (especially Laminaria japonica), Sargassum muticum (Hondawara, Japan, and Limu-Lala, Hawaii), and Undaria pinnatifida (Wakame).
Ground covers (all perennial) Carpet Bugle (Ajuga reptans) Kennickinnick (Arctostaphylos uni-ursa) Irish moss (Arenaria verna) Bunchberry (Cornus canadensis) Blue fescue (Fastuva ovina glauca) Wintergreen (Gaultheria procumbens) Salal (Gaultheria shallon) Lydia broom (Genista lydia) Pachysandra (Pachysandra terminalis) -- Shaded areas only.
It's formulated with Irish Moss and Black Locust Extract to provide extra moisture.
Zebra grass, willow, Irish moss, sedum, and Jerusalem sage bring movement and a variety of textures.
99) contains Aloe Vera, Irish Moss and a vitamin complex to replenish moisture lost from the skin whilst shaving.
Equal parts of thyme, boneset, horehound, Irish moss, mallow or hollyhock leaves; licorice, anise and chestnut leaves.
His sleek centerpiece groups tall pitcher plants (Sarracenia), flytraps (Dionaea), and Irish moss in a shallow container.
TAKE some marigold petals and a measured amount of Irish moss, add a little lemon grass and perhaps a sprinkling of cinnamon, grind it all together then stir over a low flame and see what you've got.
WILLOW LAKE's four shampoo and three conditioner formulas include: Witch Hazel & Honeysuckle Shampoo; Lavender & Mint Shampoo; Citrus & Rosemary Shampoo; Cherry Bark & Irish Moss Conditioning Shampoo; Vitamin E, Carrot Extract & Milk Protein Conditioner; Hops, Apricot & Almond Conditioner; and Sunflower, Honey & Hibiscus Conditioner.
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