Marshmallow root is the dried and ground root of the marshmallow plant, which is native to Europe, Asia, and North America. It has a soft, spongy texture and a slightly sweet, mucilaginous flavor.
When used as a tea or infusion, marshmallow root can help soothe the throat and support respiratory health. It is also sometimes used as a natural remedy for digestive issues, such as heartburn and indigestion.
Botanical Name: Althaea Officinalis
Also known as: 棉花糖根, جذر الخطمي, Hollyhock, Khatmi, Althaea officinalis, Althaea taurinensis, Althaeae Folium, Althaeae Radi, Althée, Altea, Alteia, Althea, Guimauve, Guimauve Officinale, Gulkhairo, Herba Malvae, Mallards, Malvavisco, Marsh Maillo, Mauve Blanche, Mortification Root, Racine de Guimauve, Sweet Weed, Wymote