How to Grow Horehound?

Answer Horehound (Marrubium vulgare) is a hardy perennial herb that grows to about 60cm (2 feet) in height. It loves heat, sun, and even drought. A member of the mint family (Labiatae), horehound has prev... Read More »

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How do I get rid of horehound weeds?

By HandPull or dig up individual horehound plants. Remove the entire root to prevent horehound from re-establishing itself. Plow the area to make sure no roots remain far below the soil's surface. ... Read More »

How to Make Horehound Tea?

Horehound is a perennial herb with a musky scent and fuzzy, green leaves. Horehound is related to mint, and like mint, it is a vigorous plant that readily self-seeds and can become invasive. While ... Read More »

How to Care for a Horehound Plant?

Horehound, a member of the mint family, is favored because of its use in old-fashioned candy and in easing coughs and colds. However, horehound (Marrubium vulgare) is also an attractive perennial p... Read More »

What is horehound candy?

Horehound candy, an early American sweet, is a favorite of many. Once well-known in penny-candy displays of the past, it is still sold to fans through online vintage candy stores.PlantHorehound pla... Read More »