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A relatively common species of wet meadows, producing clusters of small white and purple-spotted flowers along the stem at leaf junctures from June to September. Interesting foliage with very deeply toothed leaves, spreads by rhizomes. Clay tolerant. Nectar source for native bees and butterflies

Moist Soil
Sun To Part Shade
1-3 foot tall
Plant Hardiness Zones: 2a-9b
Perennial
Deer Resistant

Native Range: native across continental US excluding NV. Also native across Canada excluding YK, NW, and NU. Rare in FL and GA.

Germination - Easy: Cold stratify 10 weeks

American Water Horehound in a 3.5 inch pot $9.50 (Temporarily Sold Out*)

American Water Horehound Seed Packet $4.00

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