Oregano (Origanum vulgare)

Popular shrub-like perennial grown for its flavorful leaves that are used fresh or dried in Italian, Spanish, and Mexican dishes. Grows 2-3 ‘ tall.

Start indoors 8 to 10 weeks before last frost. Barely cover seed as it needs light to germinate. Transplant into well drained soil. In following years, remove old wood at end of winter. Replace plants every 5 years.


Minimum of 100mg

Optium Germination Temperature

65-70 F

Planting Depth


Minimum Sunlight

Full Sun

Plant Spacing


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