Flower Database

White horehound

Basic information
Flower Name
White horehound
Formal Name
Marrubium vulgare
Alias
Common horehound, 苦薄荷, White horehound, Horehound
Habitat
Europe, Western Asia and North Africa
Morph
Perennial herbs
Comment
White horehound , scientific name:Marrubium vulgare , is a perennial herbs of the Lamiaceae genus Marrubium native to Europe, Western Asia and North Africa. It lets florets of the small white lips form which the peppermint smell make in summer bloom. It includes alkaloids and diterpene, a flavonoid, volatile oil, and it is said that a cough medicine, inappetence, a choler disorder have an effect.
Generic name: White horehound, scientific name:Marrubium vulgare, aka: horehound, horehound,horehound Common, Habitat: Europe, West Asia, North Africa Environment: dry zone height: 50 cm flowering: 6-8 months Flower: White Star: lip-type characteristics: Minty odor breeding methods: breeds, planting seeds.
Detailed information
Order
Lamiales
Family
Lamiaceae
Genus
Marrubium
Species
M. vulgare
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Spike Inflorescence
Petal shape
Labiate
Leaf type
Ovate/Ovoid
Leaf edge
Serrated
Flowering place
Garden
Color
White
Season
Jun Jul Aug
Height
50  ~ 60  [cm]
Diameter
0.6  ~ 0.8