Oregano or Marjoram (aka Origanum majorana)

  • Location:

    I am native to Europe, North Africa and much of temperate Asia
  • Looks:

    My leaves are green, small, simple and ovate
  • Height:

    I can grow to 30cm tall with a similar spread
  • Environment:

    Perfect for pots or a scented border. I prefer full sun but will tolerate partial shade
  • Flowers:

    I have pale pink flowers in summer
  • Grooming:

    Keep my leaves fresh by harvesting me often
  • Life Span:

    I will last through the seasons
  • Feeding:

    Don't overwater me
  • Fact:

    Marjoram tea is said to help ease colds and upset stomachs
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