Horehounds and Woundworts are aromatic annuals to perennials within the mint family (Labiatae). Horehounds are native of Eurasia, whereas Stachys species are naturally ocurring on all continents (with exception for Australia and New Zealand). Several species are used in the pharmacy for their medical properties. Easily grown in any rich, well drained soil in a sunny, preferably protected spot. Excellent in the rock garden.
Sow seeds flat on top of any rich, well drained soil. Keep pots outside in a protedted spot and transplant to the garden as soon as seedlings are strong enough.
All are USDA Climate Zone 6.
20 seeds per package.