Slippery Elm is a small tree native to North America. The bark is harvested from the tree in the early spring and the outer bark is scraped off, leaving the mucilage-rich inner bark. The soothing mucilage is used in ointments, poultices, throat lozenges and skin care products.
Slippery Elm Bark, Cut & Sifted, ORGANIC
- Brand: Frontier Bulk
Botanical Name: Ulmus rubra Muhl.
Directions: To use as a tea, pour 1 cup boiling water over 1/2 tsp. of herb, cover and steep 3-5 minutes.
Origin: United States
Size: 1 lb
Package: Bulk Bag
Introduction Date: 2003-10-01
Serving Size 1.1g
Servings About 408
Amount per% Daily
Total Carbohydrate 1g<1%
Dietary Fiber <1g2%
Organic Slippery Elm, (inner bark) 1.1g**
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
** Daily Value not established.
Common Name: Slippery Elm Bark
Plant Part: Inner Bark
Cut: Cut & Sifted
Bar Code: 0-89836-02905-8