Marrubium vulgare L. from Kashmir, common in wastelands and roadsides, especially the grazed areas. Photographed from Pampore on 20 June and Baramula on 24 June, 2010
English: Horehound, Hoarhound, White horehound
French: Marrube blanc, Marrube vulgaire
Spanish: Marrubio común
Hindi: Pahari gandana
Dried leaves and flowering tops used as drug; for colds, cough and pulmonary affections; yields an essential oil used in liqueurs.
Dr. Gurcharan Singh
Retired Associate Professor
SGTB Khalsa College, University of Delhi, Delhi-110007
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