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Water Horehound

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Water Horehound

Lucopus americanus

Water horehound is in the mint family, but it does not have aromatic leaves. The large, rounded teeth on the leaves distinguish this plant from other species in the genus Lycopus.  

Growing Conditions

Height 6-24 inches
Light Requirements Full sun part shade
Bloom time July to September
Zone 4 to 8

Additional Info

Likes wet places


All info from Connecticut Botanical Society