Irish Moss - (Chondius crispus)

This herb is also known as Pearlwort and is used as a stabilizer in dairy products like ice creams, chocolate milk and yogurt. In its raw form it's used as a bulk laxative.

Irish moss is a perennial and grows up to 2 inches high. The white flowers grows in small clusters and bloom in late spring. Plant Irish Moss in normal to sandy soil in full sun to partial shade.

Irish moss is magically used for money-drawing, luck and protection so why don't you place some Irish Moss under the rugs and at the front door for good fortune.

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