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Ballota nigra / Black Horehound Herb Cut

Dried, Cut, Black Horehound Herb.
Ballota nigra / Black Horehound Herb Cut is available for purchase in increments of 0.25 kilograms (Kg)

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Product Description



Ballota nigra (black horehound) is a perennial herb of the family Lamiaceae. It is native to the Mediterranean region and to central Asia, and it can be found throughout Europe. It is also naturalized in Argentina, New Zealand, and the Eastern United States. It blooms in the Northern Hemisphere from May to August.

The whole plant is as offensive in odour as it is unattractive in appearance. It is a common wayside perennial, has stout-branched stems, egg shaped wrinkled leaves, and whorls of numerous dull purple flowers.


Medicinal Action and Uses

Antiemetic - It is an effective herbal remedy herbs to cure nausea and vomiting, especially when the nervous system and not the stomach are attributed. black horehound can also be used to treat motion sickness and nausea or vomiting caused by nervousness.

Carminative - Black Horehound is one of the most efficacious remedies we have for the cure of biliousness, bilious colic, and sour belchings.

Emmenagogue - It is also useful to treat various menstrual disorders. It may be employed in treatyments for amenorrhoea, menorrhagia, dysmenorrhoea.

Expectorant - In coughs, bronchitis, and asthma it is exceedingly useful. In chronic coughs, accompanied by spitting of blood, it will be found most excellent, either alone or combined with other reliable remedies.



Product is supplied in Resealable Foil Bags.

Additional Information

Additional Information

Common Name Black Horehound Herb Cut
Weight 1.188000
Country of Manufacture United Kingdom


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