origanum vulgare

Oregano - Organic, Heirloom, Non-Gmo Seeds

Days to maturity - 90

Package Contains - 250+ Seeds

Oregano is a semi-woody perennial  =plant in the mint family.  It produces bright green leave and edible purple flowers.   Its blooms attract pollinators, year after year and its scent helps to confuse potential pests.   Its growth habit is great for filling space between taller plantings as a ground cover in a food forest or to fill gaps between steps in a garden.

In the culinary world it is most commonly combined with tomato and olive oil heavy dishes. It can be used fresh or dried for winter storage.   Medicinally oregano has been used as a natural antibacterial and anti fungal.

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