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Greek Oregano

Greek Oregano

Origanum vulgare hirtum

Collection: Herbs
Tags: oregano

This is the herb that is synonymous with pizza and tomato sauce, as well as Italian dishes, fish, and salad dressings. The wild spice of ancient Greece, this was originally grown only for medicinal use but is used by today's gardener for warm and spicy flavor that is stronger than regular oregano.


Botanical NameOriganum vulgare hirtum
ExposureFull Sun
HardinessZone 9

Planting Instructions

  • Remove from the growing container.
  • Dig a hole 2 times container size and same depth of container.
  • Refill with dry soil.
  • Water thoroughly after planting.