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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Althaea_officinalis

Althaea officinalis is a perennial species indigenous to Europe, Western Asia, and North Africa, which is used as a medicinal plant and ornamental plant. A confection made from the root since ancient Egyptian time evolved into today's marshmallow treat.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Althaea_(plant)

Althaea is a genus of 6–12 species of perennial herbs native to Europe and western Asia. It includes Althaea officinalis, also known as the marshmallow plant , ...

learningherbs.com/skills/how-to-make-marshmallows

Apr 1, 2012 ... You'll often read that the marshmallow plant (Althaea officinalis) was once used to make marshmallows. That's right, those spongy and sweet ...

usesofherbs.com/marshmallow

The marshmallow plant gave its name to the popular sweets. Discover how to use this plant in Cooking. Read about the marshmallow plant health benefits.

joybileefarm.com/marshmallow

Jul 10, 2016 ... Divide the root in fall, after the plant dies down, or in the Spring before the succulent growth comes up. Plant marshmallow in your garden, in a ...

www.encyclopedia.com/plants-and-animals/plants/plants/marsh-mallow

Marsh mallow (Althaea officinalis ) is a perennial plant that grows in salt marshes, damp meadows, and on the banks of tidal rivers and seas. It originated in ...

www.rareseeds.com/marshmallow

Mar 27, 2017 ... The original source of marshmallows! The roots and ... The plant is also renowned in various folk cultures for its reputed medicinal properties.

www.herbwisdom.com/herb-marshmallow.html

Marshmallow (Althaea) is most commonly used to treat sore throats and dry coughs. The Marshmallow plant, especially the leaves and roots, contains ...

www.heirloom-organics.com/guide/va/guidetogrowingmarshmallow.html

Before you harvest, consider which varieties you might want to save seeds from so that your harvesting practice includes plants chosen for seed saving. Be sure ...