Giant Kelp

Photo copyright Scott Hassler

  • Fast Grower! Giant Kelp grows faster than bamboo, which is the fastest growing plant on land.
  • It can grow up to 1-2 feet/day and can reach 175 feet in height.
  • Have you had your kelp today? Kelp is an ingredient in many food and cosmetic products such as cereal, ice cream, shampoo, and toothpaste!
  • The great kelp hunt! Find out if items in your house contain kelp with this fun activity