Silverheels horehound

Marrubium rotundifolium

Marrubium rotundifolium, Silverheels horehound, Plant Select
Marrubium rotundifolium, Silverheels horehound, Plant Select
Vigorous mat-forming groundcover that thrives in many sites and soils. Bright silver lining shimmers on the fringes of rounded foliage. Native plant from Turkey. Groundcover. Read more here.

Tips from the pros: Not well suited to areas that are frequently irrigated, in poorly drained soils, and in soils highly amended with organic materials. Try to avoid overhead watering in the hottest months.
Plant Type Groundcover
Height 4 inches
Width 18-30 inches
Flowering Season Early summer
Flower Color White
Sun Sun
Water Needs Moderate to dry
USDA Hardiness Zone Zones 4-9
Soil Type Clay, loam, sandy
Deer Resistant Yes
Good for Pollination Yes
Winter Interest No
North American Native No
Year Introduced 2009
Annual Commercial Maintenance Trim out dead foliage in the spring. Dead head in the summer if desired.
5-10 Year Commercial Maintenance Follow annual maintenance.
Elevation Guide Up to 6200 ft

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