Chemical-free farm-grown Horehound (Marrubium vulgare) seeds for organic growing.
All seed varieties are grown at our farm, Fireweed, or gathered sustainably from the near by wilds. We gather, process, and package every seed variety we carry ourselves with love and care in small batches. We never purchase seeds from outside sources to resell to you. All of our varieties are open-pollinated, grown without the use of chemicals, hybrid-free and GMO-free.
1 pkg (approx 60-80 seeds)
Horehound, White Horehound
Europe and parts of Asia and Africa.
Bushy habit. Gray-green crinkled, slightly hairy leaves, downy-white on the undersides. White flowers are born in whorls around the stems.
Full sun and well-drained soil.
The seeds germinate easily and are best sown in flats in the spring and then transplanted out once they are big enough.
Plants are herbaceous and can be cut back in fall time. Horehound does not overwinter well in soggy or water-logged soil.
The aerial parts can be harvested in summer.
Source for the flavouring of old fashioned horehound cough candy. Useful for coughs and persistent lung infections.
Attracts Pollinators, Drought Tolerant, Deer Resistant, Apothecary Garden, Container Garden, Low Maintenance.