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Origanum majorana Compacta

Marjoram, Compacta

  • Marjoram Compacta is a tender perennial and grows best in full sun, moist and well-drained soil
  • Pinch back Marjoram Compacta to maintain bushy habit
  • Bring inside for the winter

This compact form of sweet marjoram has small oval dark green leaves and pink-violet flowers. Marjoram has traditionally been associated with marriage and makes a great sachet ingredient for a hope chest. Collect leaves for adding to soups, poultry dishes, beef, veal and vegetable dishes. Holds its flavor well when dried. Produces a warming and calming effect on the nerves and muscles, an excellent herb for the bath.

Hardiness Zone: 7-9
Height: 6 Inches
Spread: 12 Inches
Color: Green

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