Organic Greek Oregano Seeds

  • USDA Organic

Origanum vulgare

With a stronger, more aromatic flavor and scent than regular oregano, it is one of the most important herbs of Italian, Greek and Mexican cooking.  It stands up to bold flavors like tomatoes, onion, garlic and beef.  Harvest at any time for fresh use: harvest just before flowering when they are to be dried and stored.

Plant Size : 24 inch

Hardiness : TA R

Sun : Full

Seed Planting Depth : "

Days to Harvest : 90 days

Good For Container : Yes

Heirloom size: Y

Easy to Grow: Yes

Water: Moderate

Days to Germination: 10 - 14 Days

Plant spacing with in a row: 12" - 15"

Edible Flower : Yes

Grow Guide Conditions:

Oregano grows best in full sun and well-drained soil. It will also grow in rocky soil, though. Native to the Mediterranean and Europe, oregano can thrive in areas with tough growing conditions

Grow Guide Seed:

Plant the seeds in well-drained soil anytime after the last spring frost. The soil should be around 70ºF.

Grow Guide Pests:

Grow Guide Harvest:

Harvest oregano once the stems are at least four inches tall.  If you prefer fresh leaves, simply grab the stem about 2/3 down and run your fingers along the stem, the leaves will collect in your hand. Optimum flavor comes just before the plant flowers.