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Origanum vulgare - Oregano - Plant

Origanum vulgare - Oregano - 1 bare rooted plant available all year round

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  • Lamiaceae
  • Europe to Asia
  • H 0.6m x L 0.6m
  • Z5
  • Perennial
  • 1 bare rooted plant - Available all year

 

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Pink flowers in summer are very attractive to nectar gathering insects.

Very aromatic, it is first grown as a condiment (one of the main components in the "Herbes de Provence" mix) : Oregano is perfect with meats and soups, and indispensable to the Mediterranean recipes. It can also be used to flavor oil or vinegar by long soaking.

More rarely, Oregano is used as an herb tea.

A very powerful source of essential oil (perfumery, aromatherapy), an effective repellent against insects, as well as an interesting plant for deodorizing your house (potpourris, cabinets, bedding, natural incense).

Oregano is a great medicinal plant, with many health properties: Antiseptic, Antispasmodic, Carminative, Cholagogue, Diaphoretic, Emmenagogue, Expectorant, Odontalgique, Parasiticide, Inspirational, Stomachic and Tonic.

Rare traditional recipes from Italy and Central Europe mention the use of Oregano flowers as a source of dye to obtain Yellows, Beiges and Roses, according to the process followed.

Plant Origanum vulgare in your garden of aromatic and medicinal plants, where it will bring a nice Mediterranean touch. This performant ground cover will strive in slopes and uncultivated areas of your garden, as it requires no care, is a robust and easy plant, tolerates drought, and loves sun.

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Origanum vulgare - Oregano - Plant

Origanum vulgare - Oregano - Plant

Origanum vulgare - Oregano - 1 bare rooted plant available all year round

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