Oregano 'Italian oregano'
Italian oregano is part of the Origanum genus and is a Oregano variety. Its scientific name is Origanum vulgare 'Italian oregano'.
Italian Oregano is a cross between greek oregano and sweet marjoram. It tastes like marjoram but is hardier. It can be substituted for marjoram in cooking.This variety is a Herb that typically grows as an Perennial, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of three years or more. Italian oregano is known for its Forb habit and growing to a height of approximately 61.0 cm (1.98 feet).
Italian oregano Oregano is normally quite a low maintenance plant and is normally very easy to grow - great for beginner gardeners!
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How to grow Oregano 'Italian oregano'
Growing Italian oregano from seed
By our calculations, you should look at sowing Italian oregano about 56 days before your last frost date.
Transplanting Italian oregano
Harvesting Italian oregano
pick leaves for cooking as desired.
Oregano 'Italian oregano' information
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