Oregano plant growing shrub of the genus Origanum and also known as Wild marjoram, Oregano plant perennial evergreen but in cold climate grow as annual, plant also used as fragrant plant, grow in mediterranean, temperate climate.
Leaves green gray and hairy the size 1-3 cm, there are to different growth of leaves winter and summer, the summer leaves smaller and thick.
Buds edible in green color, Flower small purple that grow on stalk in inflorescence,
Requirements for growing Oregano plant:
Well drain soil, dry and warm climate
What is the best way to start growing Oregano plant:
Plant / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction
Is it necessary to use vegetative reproduction in Oregano plant?
No, but easier to grow
Difficulties/Problems with growing Oregano plant:
Sensitive to moist, and water on the leaves
When is the best time to plant a Oregano plant shrub:
Spring / in warm climate also autumn
Pests and diseases in Oregano plant:
When is the best time to prune a Oregano plant shrub?
How to prune a Oregano plant:
Dead leaves and stems
What is the size of a Oregano plant shrub?
Growth speed in Oregano plant:
Oregano plant Irrigation Water Management:
Average amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing Oregano plant:
Full Sun / Half Shade
It is possible to grow Oregano plant indoor?
Growing Oregano plant is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
When does Oregano bloom?
General information about the flower:
Small purple flower that grow on stalk in inflorescence
Thinning / Deadheading of Oregano Blossom:
Recommend to thinning better for the growth of the leaves
Pollination is done by:
When to trim Oregano leaves?
How to trim Oregano leaves?
Better to cut the stems the after the plant established
Information about Oregano leaves:
hairy green gray leaves size 1-3 cm. There are to difrrent growth of leaves winter and summer, the winter leaves smaller and thick
Uses of Oregano leaves:
Herbs, eaten raw, spices, spreads
How to make Vegetative Reproduction in Oregano?
Cutting, Bending a branch over and covering it with earth
The best time for vegetative reproduction in Oregano:
Spring / Autumn
How much time does it take to grow roots in vegetative reproduction?
What is the treatment for vegetative reproduction in Oregano?
Bending the branch sometime recommend to break the branch little bit, moist soil