(Origanum heracleoticum) Essential garden herb with a delicious pungent
flavor, claimed to be better and sharper than true
oregano. Light green, oval, pointed leaves are
slightly wavy at the edges. Perennial in zones 4-9.
6-8 weeks before last frost
Green Thumb Tip Sow seeds indoors just beneath surface of soil.
Transplant outdoors after danger of frost has passed.
Oregano is a perennial warm-season herb, hardy to
frost and light freezes. Prefers very well-drained soil.