特级 甘肃 发菜 髮菜（4 oz/盒）
Black Moss/ Fa Cai Gift Box (4 oz/box)
Black moss is a bacterium (Nostoc flagelliforme) that grows in specific parts of China.
Black Moss is known as fat choy which sounds like “good fortune” in Cantonese: gong hei fat choy! thus making it a favorite during Chinese New Year. Besides bringing in good fortune, it brings health benefits. . . [eaten in small amounts] It is low in fat and cholesterol and is often thought to be quite nutritious. Its effect is cooling in nature, reducing heat and phlegm. It is also said to contain high protein and carbohydrates, as well as aid the production of blood cells due to its high iron content. Babies, young children, and pregnant women should consume it with caution and in limited quantities. https://www.getdoc.com/black-moss-nutritional-value/
Black moss is a terrestrial cyanobacterium (a type of photosynthetic bacteria) that is used as a vegetable in Chinese cuisine.