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Origanum vulgare 'Heiderose'

Origanum vulgare 'Heiderose'

Common name ornamental oregano
Family lamiaceae
Life cycle perennial
Flowers pink/purple (summer)
Size 18"
Light sun
Cultural notes ordinary garden soil
From seed germinate at room temperature
detailed seed-starting info below

Nice smaller-growing oregano, with purple buds offsetting the pink flowers. As the photo shows, a favorite with bees and other pollinating insects.

ornamental oregano
We grow a bushier, unnamed variety of oregano as well

This plant used to grow in our garden, but it slipped away...

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Seed-starting details for this plant

  1. Seed from 'Heiderose' from '00 trade. Baggy 70F (good germination)
  2. Same seed as above. Baggy 70F (50%G, 7-14d)

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