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Many Thanks - they arrived the next day [25 th] , were planted straight away on my allotment and despite a hailstorm yesterday are all looking good this morning - am expecting great thing s from the onions - the Onion Cup in our Village Flower Show needs my name on it more often!! Thanks again
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Many Thanks - they arrived the next day [25 th] , were planted straight away on my allotment and despite a hailstorm yesterday are all looking good this morning - am expecting great thing s from the onions - the Onion Cup in our Village Flower Show needs my name on it more often!! Thanks again
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Oregano Seed

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Image of Oregano
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Origanum vulgare

We offer the perennial variety commonly known as wild marjoram. 

  • Hardy Perennial.
  • Easy to grow.
  • Reaches 20" (50 cm) tall.

Supplied as a packet of approximately 100 seeds.

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1 or more £1.95GBPGBP
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Pollinator Friendly

The legend says that the ancient greeks called this the 'joy of the mountain' herb because it covered the hillsides and scent beautiful during the Summer.

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

  • Hardy Perennial.
  • Easiest of the Marjoram family to grow.
  • Reaches 20" (50 cm) tall.
  • Flowers July - October with pink flowers.
  • Likes full sun and mid-day shade.
  • Prefers well drained, alkaline soil.
  • 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).
  • Culinary Uses.
  • Can be used in salad.
  • Makes a tasty jelly!
  • Good for herbal tea.
  • Used to be used to flavour ale.
  • Good on pizzas.
  • Nice mixed with garlic and chilli.
  • Compliments haddock well.
  • Medicinal Uses.
  • Good for helping bad coughs and whooping cough.
  • Used to treat intestinal problems.
  • Can stimulate appetite.
  • Can ease diarrhea.
  • Can help gall bladder problems.
  • Can ease nervous headaches.
  • Can help general exhaustion, irritability and menstrual pain.
  • Can be drunk as a sedative to help sea sickness.
  • Can help swelling, stiff necks and rheumatism.
  • Leaves can relieve toothache.
  • Other Uses.
  • Used to sent the Greeks bath.
  • Used in bouquet garni.
  • Can be used as a hair conditioner.

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. Avoid during pregnancy.

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.

Recipes

Courgette Soup Recipe
A quick and simple recipe to help use up some excess courgettes and make a lovely soup that freezes well for the winter.

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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https://www.victoriananursery.co.uk/Oregano_Seed/