Frontier Natural Products, Cut & Sifted Slippery Elm Inner Bark, 16 oz (453 g) (Discontinued Item)
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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.
To use as a tea, pour 1 cup boiling water over 1/2 tsp. Of herb, cover and steep 3-5 minutes.