Origanum vulgare, commonly known as oregano, is a bushy, rhizomatous, woody-branched perennial which typically grows to 1-3′ tall and to 2′ wide. Oregano is a species of flowering plant in the mint family Lamiaceae. Plant it in full sun in well-drained soil. Harvest the dark green leaves for their warm and spicy flavor. Greek Oregano grows well in pots. Origanum vulgare var. hirtum. Greek oregano is perhaps one of the most familiar of the culinary herbs among cooks in North America.
3.5 in. (12.3 fl. oz.) Pot