Horehound, plant

$12.10 incl. GST

Usually Available: May to November
Shipping: NOT Western Australia or Tasmania, NOT internationally
Botanical Name: Marrubium vulgare
Pot Size: 50mm tube

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Description

Horehound, Marrubium vulgare, is sometimes known as White Horehound. Horehound is prepared as a tea stimulate appetite and may act as a mild sedative. Lozenges or syrup based on Horehound are a remedy for bronchial coughs. Ingestion may produce perspiration. Leaves are a flavouring for beer. White Horehound is  a native of Europe and is adaptable to most soils and positions. Small white flowers occurring in tight whorls in late spring and summer. Drought and frost resistant.  A perennial plant, growing to 0.3m x 0.6 m.

Please Note: this species is a declared noxious weed in SA and WA and may not be sold in these states