Horehound - (Marrubium vulgare)

Horehound Herb

This is a perennial herb that can grow up to 2 feet tall. Plant Horehound in a sunny location in a dry soil. Sow 3-4 weeks before last spring frost with about 15 inches between plants. The plant matures in about 75 days. Harvest the plant when the flowers are at their peak bloom.

The leaves are used in teas and candies.

Part used: Flower tops, leaves.

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