(Origanum majorana) Highly esteemed for a variety of seasoning needs.
Similar to oregano, but noticeably sweeter.
Attractive 12-24" plants with small white flowers.
Perennial in zones 6-8, grown as an annual in the
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.
Plants prefer very well-drained soil.