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Greek Oregano seeds - Origanum ssp - Culinary Herb

Type: Hardy Perennial Herb
Approximate height: Up to 60 cm
Flowering Time: Summer
Site and soil type: Light, well-drained soil in a sunny position.
When to sow: Spring to early autumn
Where to sow Inside, into trays, seed modules or small pots.
Packet contents: Approximately 1000 seeds / 0.08 g

Greek oregano has dark green leaves and white or pale pink flowers much loved by pollinators.

It is one of the best oregano types for flavour and can be used in Mediterranean dishes.

Greek Oregano provides food for the following creatures: 

  • Bees
  • Butterflies
  • An "RHS Plants for Pollinators" plant **

All our seed packets include sowing instructions.

Jemima’s Garden seeds are plastic free and reyclable. They’re contained in an inner glassine envelope, (made from pine wood cellulose), and an outer Kraft paper seed packet. Any shipping packaging is also plastic free and recyclable.

Key to symbols:

🐛 A food plant for the caterpillar

🦋 Provides nectar for the adult moth or butterfly

🦇 Listed in: Bat Conservation Trust Encouraging bats, A guide for bat-friendly gardening and living

🦇 (RHS)  Listed in the RHS Plants for Bats list

** RHS Plants for Pollinators. The RHS Plants for Pollinators mark is only given to plants that support pollinating insects. Find out more at

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