|Item Number||Italian Name||Scientific Name|
|Origanum Majorana L.|
Marjoram is a small shrub that grows to a height of 16 - 20 inches. The stem is small, quadrangular and branched with opposing, small oval leaves that are a greyish colour. The roots are clustered and slender. The flowers are fixed and are white with shades of red. They are grouped together in a spike-shaped arrangement on the tips of the secondary branches. Marjoram is widely used in cooking to flavor dishes. Furthermore, it has digestive and diuretic properties.
Directly at the end of March.
Transplant from indoors
|Life Cycle||Days of Maturity||Sun Type||Spread||Max Height||Planting Time|
|Perennial Plant||60-90 Days||Full||6-8 inches||12 inches||Early spring|
= Outside Sow Period
= Sow Indoors then Transplant seedlings
= Harvest Period
= Tunnel/Cloche Gardening