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|1||Oregano - Plant|
|2||5 inch (13 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)|
A handful of plants will provide you with enough oregano to use fresh in season and to dry for use throughout the winter.Oregano is a common species of Origanum, a genus of the mint family. It is native to temperate western and southwestern Eurasia and the Mediterranean region.
Oregano is a perennial herb, growing from 20–80 cm tall, with opposite leaves 1–4 cm long.Oregano is an easy-care herb that can be grown indoors or out in the garden. As it is native to hot, arid regions, the oregano plant is perfect for growing in areas prone to drought.
|Plant Height||12 inch (30 cm)|
|Plant Spread ||5 inch (13 cm)|
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
|Common Name ||Origanum vulgare,origano|
|Maximum Reachable Height ||0.50 to 0.75 feet|
|Flower Colour ||White|
|Bloom Time || July|
|Difficulty Level ||easy to grow |
Planting and careOregano can be grown from seeds, cuttings, or purchased container plants. Seeds should be started indoors prior to your region s last expected frost. There s no need to cover oregano herb seeds with soil. Simply mist them with water and cover the seed tray or container with plastic.
Best to shear plants back regularly before flowering to keep the planting tidy and to induce growth of new leaves. Best propagated from cuttings taken from plants whose leaves have a proven superior aroma/taste (seed-grown plants sometimes have little aroma or flavor) when harvest of leaves for culinary purposes is desired.
|Sunlight ||Full Sun to Partial Shade|
|Soil ||well-drained soil |
|Temperature ||22-25 degrees Celsius. |
|Fertilizer ||Apply any organic fertilizer|
Oregano special feature
Group or mass in herb gardens, border fronts, cottage gardens or rock gardens. Also effective as an edger or groundcover. Pots, window boxes, and containers. Cultivars with attractive foliage are used as ornamentals.
- The plant is used for ornamental purpose
- Possible health benefits of Oregano
- The herb is used to treat respiratory tract disorders, gastrointestinal (GI) disorders, menstrual cramps, and urinary tract disorders
- The herb is also applied topically to help treat a number of skin conditions, such as acne and dandruff
Frequently Asked Questions
What is another name for a Oregano ?
Oregano is commonly known as Origanum vulgare,origano
How tall do Oregano grow?
On average Oregano grows 0.50 to 0.75 feet
What color are Oregano ?
A Oregano plant bears flowers of color White
When Oregano blooms?
With enough light, Oregano may produce White flowers in July
How hard is Oregano to grow?
A Oregano is easy to grow
How much sunlight does a Oregano need?
A Oregano prefers Full Sun to Partial Shade
How much water does a Oregano need?
A Oregano prefers watering Medium
What kind of soil does a Oregano need?
A Oregano prefers well-drained soil
What temperature does a Oregano like?
A Oregano prefers 22-25 degrees Celsius.
How often should I fertilize my Oregano ?
To encourage Oregano growth, Apply any organic fertilizer
Thursday, 06 February 2020
I ve never ordered a plant online before. Will the plant not die doing delivery?
Tuesday, 26 November 2019
What is Botanical name of this plant?
Saturday, 23 November 2019
Thanks the plant is growing well
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