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Marjoram, Compact (Origanum vulgare compactum)


Perennial

Attracts Bees and Butterflies

Culinary

Ideal Pot Plant

Medicinal
Height: 9 Inches
Aspect: Full sun or semi shade
Soil Type: Any but not water logged
Uses: Culinary and decorative
Care: Cut back late summer after flowering
Usually available: All year
Pot size supplied: Grown in a 10 cm (4 inch) pot
Hardiness: LEVEL 1 - see 'Description' tab below
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Marjoram, Compact (Origanum vulgare compactum)

Marjoram, Compact – Origanum vulgare compactum

Marjoram, Compact – Origanum vulgare compactum is a hardy perennial. It is a compact and low growing variety with small green, aromatic leaves.

A great herb for wildlife, the pink flowers in summer are particularly attractive to bees and other pollinators. 

Plant in a well drained, sunny situation. It’s compact habit also makes it ideal for growing in pots or containers.

A versatile culinary herb, use fresh leaves in a variety of dishes. You can also dry or freeze leaves for use over winter.

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Product Description

This plant is grown in a 4″ (10cm) pot. It is ready to be placed (weather permitting) into it’s final position. You will receive an instruction label which gives you further cultural instructions.

Note: If the Plant is in season but not in stock it may be available in small quantities. please contact us for stock. Read more on availability here

This plant is LEVEL 1 – Fully hardy UK wide

These levels are determined by Norfolk Herbs and are to be used simply as a guide. Our levels go from 1 (fully hardy) to 6 (requires a heated environment over winter).

Additional information

Weight.5 kg
Height

Low

Life Cycle

Perennial

Colour

Pinks, Mauves, Blues

Ideal for Bee & Butterfly

Yes

Medicinal

Medicinal

Planting Position

Full Sun, Semi-Shade

Herbs for Tea

No

Ideal for Tubs & Containers

Yes

Culinary Herbs

Pork, Poultry, Red Meat & Game, Soups, Vegetables

Scented

Savory Spiced

Herb Group

Marjoram and Oregano

A-Z

M

Pot Size

1.5 Litre potted plant, 10cm (pot width) plant

Width / Spread

1'

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