Zaatar grow and care – shrub of the genus Origanum and also known as Biblical-hyssop, Zaatar perennial evergreen plant and also used as fragrant plant, can grow in mediterranean, desert or temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone 8-11. Zaatar leaves
Leaves green the size 1-3 cm, there are to different growth of leaves winter and summer, the winter leaves smaller and thick.
Buds are edible in green or purple color, flower small white that grow on stalk in inflorescence.
Zaatar for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy VIDEO How to grow Zaatar growing and care:
Well drained soil
What is the best way to start growing? Plant / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction Is it necessary to use vegetative reproduction? No, but easier to grow Difficulties or problems when growing: Sensitive to moist, and water on the leaves Spring / in warm climate also all year, in desert winter-autum Recommended planting season? Leafhoppers, aphids Pests and diseases: When is the best time to prune a Zaatar shrub ? Winter How to prune: Dead leaves and stems Size of the plant? 0.3-1.6 m (1-5 feet) tall, wide 0.4-1.5 m Growth speed in optimal condition: Medium growing Small amount of water / Average amount of water Water requirement: Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Sun (in cold climate or )/ Half Shade / Full shade (in warm climate) Yes, but require light Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Yes Blooming information Spring – summer Bloom season: General information about the flower Small white or purple flower that grow on stalk in inflorescence, the buds can be green or purple Thinning the bloom: Recommend to thinning better for the growth of the leaves Pollination is done by: Bees, flies Vegetative Reproduction How to make Vegetative Reproduction in Zaatar? Bending a branch over and covering it with earth Spring / Autumn The best time for vegetative reproduction in Zaatar: 2-5 weeks How much time does it take to grow roots in vegetative reproduction? Moist soil What is the treatment for vegetative reproduction in Zaatar? Edible leaves Leaves harvesting season In cold climate Spring / Summer / Autumn, in warm climate all year Better to cut the stems the after the plant established How to harvest the leaves? Information about leaves: Leaves ovate in green color the size 1-3 cm Uses of Zaatar leaves: Herbs, eaten raw, spices, spreads Scientific name:
Blooming Seasons Spring flowers Summer flowers Edible Parts Culinary uses Eaten raw Herbs Spices Spreads & Sauces Flower colors Purple flower White flower Climate Desert Climate Mediterranean Climate Subtropics Climate Temperate Climate Harvest Season Autumn Harvest Spring Harvest Summer Harvest Winter harvest Ornamental parts Ornamental leaves Ornamental plant Plant growing speed Plant life-form Evergreen Perennial plant Shrub Plant Uses Edible plants Fragrance Medical uses Ornamental plants Planting Season Autumn Planting Spring Planting Summer planting Winter planting Plants sun exposure Full sun Plants Part shade Plants Shade Plants Watering plants Regularly water Small amounts of water Hardiness zone Hardiness zone 10 Hardiness zone 11 Hardiness zone 8 Hardiness zone 9