Oregano (Italian), Herb (100% Heirloom/Non-Hybrid/Non-GMO)
- Seed Count | Appx. 1,000 seeds/pack
- Details | Perennial. Hardy plant with pungent, oval leaves and purplish pink flowers. Use fresh or dried in sauces and soups.
- Day to Maturity | 90 days
Hippocrates used oregano as an antiseptic, as well as a cure for stomach and respiratory ailments. It is still used today in Greece as a palliative for sore throat. Oregano is also high in antioxidant activity, due to a high content of phenolic acids and flavonoids.