Scientific Name: Marrubium vulgare
Common Name: Horehound
Other Common Names:
Common Horehound, Hashishat Al
Kalib, Hoarhound, Horehound, Itsinegiotu, Malrove, Marrubio, Niga-Hakka,
Qutainah, White Horehound, Wild Horehound, Woolly Horehound
Plant Type: Perennial
Where To Plant: Full Sun to Partly Shady
Soil Types: Average
Zones (See US Zone map): 3-10
Number of Seeds Per Pack: 50
Notes: Horehound candy was a remedy for coughs. Tea good for weak stomach.
MARRUBIUM VULGARE Horehound candies, once the sovereign remedy for coughs, are still remembered by some. Infusion is useful for weak stomach, lack of appetite and persistent bronchitis.
Any statement made concerning medical
conditions treated with this herb is not intended as sound medical advice. The
seeds are NOT to be ingested only planted. Herbs need to taken only with
the guidance of a trained physician or established herblist.