Supreme Limu (Asparagopsis)
Pinch off the branchlets without uprooting the base. Shake in seawater to remove dirt and sand.
Keep the plant in shade once harvested. Can be stored salted and refrigerated or frozen.
Supreme limu, or limu kohu, is found off reef edgesand likes clean and well-flushed waters. The plant is yellowish red or dark red in color and looks like tiny pink trees with fuzzy branchlets in the water (Novaczek, 2001).