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Oregano

Origanum laevigatum 'Gentle Breeze' PP029589

Although not primarily for culinary use, this ornamental oregano has beautifully fragrant foliage and sweetly scented flowers from late-spring through fall.

A wonderful addition to the perennial garden. Although not primarily for culinary use, this ornamental Oregano has beautifully fragrant foliage and sweetly scented flowers from late-Spring through Fall. Plant in sunny garden location. Fertilize monthly during the growing season. Very attractive to pollinators.

Characteristics:

Bloom Time:

Blooms spring, Blooms fall

Mature Height:

16-18 In

Hardiness Zone:

5-9 Find your zone

Exposure:

Full Sun

Features and Usage:

Greenhouse Growing Instructions:

Grow at 65-70° F in high light, allowing soil to dry between watering. Thrives in relatively dry soils, full sun and low fertility conditions. Vernalization is not required, but 14 light hour days are for flowering. Plants generally finish in 8-10 weeks based on growing conditions.
Plants Per Gallon: 1

Transplanting Instructions:

Plant in well draining professional potting soil keeping crown of plant at same level it was in the plug. Once potted, water immediately and apply a broad spectrum fungicide according to directions to avoid crown and root rot.

Homeowner Planting and Maintenance Tips:

Plant in sunny garden location. Fertilize monthly during the growing season.

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We have done our best to describe this plant as accurately as possible, however, different climates
and growing conditions in different parts of the country will affect height, bloom time, and color.