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Marjoram Seed

Image of Marjoram
Image of Marjoram
Image of Marjoram

Origanum majorana

A pretty little, flavoursome herb, that will look beautiful in a herb or floral garden.

  • Great for stews and pasta.
  • Can help you sleep!
  • Reaches 2 feet (60 cm) tall.

Supplied as a packet of approximately 200 seeds.

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Pollinator Friendly

A symbol of happiness for the Greeks and Romans.

Sweet spicy, citrus flavoured grey green foliage herb.

A member of the mint family.

Recommended by the RHS to be an excellent attractant and nectar source for bees and other beneficial insects.

  • Tender perennial.
  • Reaches 2 feet (60 cm) tall.
  • Likes a warm sunny position (it doesn't like the cold!)
  • Like free draining soil.
  • Suitable for container growing.
  • Sow under glass in trays, or late Spring directly outside (please note germination can be slow).
  • Plant seedlings out 6" (15 cm) apart (please note they can be slow to grow).
  • Flowers July - September with small pale pink flowers.
  • If you cut plants to 1" (2.5 cm) in Autumn they can be brought indoors.
  • Culinary Uses.
  • Good for use in stews, soup, on pizza, with pasta, eggs and cheese!
  • Can be infused for tea.
  • Can be chopped into salad.
  • Good compliment for fish.
  • Flowers are edible.
  • Medicinal Uses.
  • Can ease colds, coughs, whooping cough, asthma and headaches.
  • Can help nervous disorders.
  • Can help flatulence.
  • Can ease stomach bloating.
  • Can ease rheumatic pains and tensions.
  • Can help you sleep and calm children.
  • Good for stimulating appetite.
  • Homeopaths sometimes use to treat female sex disorders.
  • Can ease tonsilitus.
  • Has good antiseptic properties.
  • Used to make essential oils.
  • Other Uses.
  • As nosegays!
  • Used in pot pourri and herb pillows.
  • Can be used in bouquet garni.
  • Can be used to scent furniture polish.
  • Seed heads can be used as bird food!

Disclaimer
As with all alternative medicines and plants with purported medicinal benefits it is important to inform your health care providers that you are using them; this helps to ensure safe and coordinated care. We can accept no liability for any side effect or contingency from any allergy or any other cause or harm that may arise. If in doubt please do consult a medical practitioner before using. Not recommended for use whilst pregnant.

How To...

How To Sow & Grow Herbs
Detailed advice on sowing and growing herbs outside and under protection. Includes information on watering and pest control.

General Information

A Note About Our Seed Packets & Seed Counts
Information on Victoriana's method of packeting seed, including information on the seed packets. Also details on Victoriana's seed guarantee.

Pollinator Friendly Plants
A detailed guide to the seeds and plants sold by Victoriana Nursery Gardens that will attract and provide a food source to bees and other beneficial pollinating insects.

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