Perennial herb grown as a medicinal plant for over 2,000 years, especially in Europe, for coughs, colds, dyspepsia, and appetite loss. Horehound is served as a sacred herb. Grows in a bush form up to two feet high. This is the true Horehound with white flowers.
ALL Tolerant of most soils, Chalky Soil, Clay Soil, Loamy Soil, Peaty Soil, Saline Soil, Sandy Soil, Silty Soil
f: Up to 2 Feet
Butterfiles and Pollinators, Container Growing, Drying and Crafts, Medicinal Value, Ornamental
Start indoors 12 weeks before first frost or sow directly in the garden in early spring or fall. Sow seeds 1/8“ - 1/4" deep, spacing 3 - 4 seeds at 1 foot apart. Germination 7-21 days at 72F (can be erratic).