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Shrubs Ericaceae Alpines Herbs
Name Origanum majorana, (Spicy)
Family Lamiaceae
Life cycle Perennial sub-shrub
Height - Spread 30 cm spreads, less vigorous than Golden margoram.
Hardiness Hardy. This plant dies back most winters in our garden. We have had temperatures at -21c but it always grows back.
Soil Grows in light well drained soil,
Position Sun, sheltered, grows well under shrubs.
Propagation Cuttings, division
Range Garden origin
Pasta dishes, with meat, poultry, soups. Recipes to follow. We have spicier variety.

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