black horehound definition

  • noun:
    • A Eurasian perennial natural herb (Ballota nigra) when you look at the mint family, having hairy, strong-smelling foliage and groups of pinkish-purple blossoms.
    • The plant Ballota nigra having a disagreeable odor. Usually utilized as a medicinal natural herb as an antispasmodic, stimulant and vermifuge.
    • ill-smelling European natural herb with rugose leaves and whorls of dark purple blossoms
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