(Marrubium vulgare) This member of the mint family has a pleasant fragrance and a menthol-like flavor. Use as a tea and a flavoring for Horehound candies. Medicinal: Contains substances which stimulate secretions of the bronchial mucosa, soothe coughs, and break up mucus. Pkt (0.15 g, 140 seeds)
Culture: Perennial in zones 4-10. Germination: 60°F, darkness required. Transplant or direct seed. Full sun. 18-24 in. tall.