Email This Product Listing:

Email this product listing to a friend by filling in your email address, their email address, and a message you would like to include. We do not do anything with the email addresses that you supply other than sending this message. (see our privacy policy)





Enter purple code in box to the right


Horehound Seed

(Marrubium vulgare LAMIACEAE)

This member of the mint family has a pleasant fragrance and a menthol-like flavor. Use as a tea and a flavoring for horehound candies. Medicinal: Contains substances that stimulate secretions of the bronchial mucosa, soothes coughs and breaks up mucus.

Details:

Foliage:savoy-type leaf
Lifecycle:2    (0: N/A, 1: annual, 2: perennial, 3: biennial)
Height:16 to 24 inches
Diameter:12 inches
Heirloom:yes
Container Planting:yes

Cultural Requirements:

USDA Zones:4 to 9
Propagation / Germination:Germinates in 7 to 21 days at 60F. Transplant early since it has deep roots.
Spacing:12 to 16
Sun:Full sun to light shade
Pests and Diseases:None noted

See our full product listing...