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Corn silk Barbas de Elote whole

Corn silk Barbas de Elote whole

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Corn silk Barbas de Elote 

Botanical Name : Zea  Mays

Origin: Mexico
Form:Cut & Sifted                      
Plant Part: Stamen of Corn Plant
Most people are familiar with corn silk as the glossy strands that stubbornly cling to a fresh ear of corn. Although most people toss this material, dried cornsilk makes a tasty tea since it contains the same compounds found in mint and in thyme. Be aware, however, that corn silk may increase the effects of diuretics, such as furosemide (Lasix).
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