Marjoram, Ornamental Oregano, Showy Oregano
Origanum laevigatum 'Silver Anniversary'

Family: Lamiaceae (lay-mee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Origanum (or-RI-ga-num) (Info)
Species: laevigatum (lee-vih-GAY-tum) (Info)
Cultivar: Silver Anniversary

Category:

Herbs

Perennials

Foliage Color:

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Bloom Characteristics:

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Water Requirements:

Drought-tolerant; suitable for xeriscaping

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Where to Grow:

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Height:

6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Spacing:

12-15 in. (30-38 cm)

15-18 in. (38-45 cm)

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)

USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 C (-15 F)

USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)

USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)

USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)

USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)

USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)

USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Danger:

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Bloom Color:

Pink

Bloom Time:

Mid Summer

Foliage:

Grown for foliage

Herbaceous

Variegated

Aromatic

Other details:

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Soil pH requirements:

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Patent Information:

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Propagation Methods:

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Seed Collecting:

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Gardeners' Notes:

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On Jan 19, 2003, mystic from Ewing, KY (Zone 6a) wrote:

This is a small-leaved ornamental cultivar that is grown for its foliage and its flowers.The foliage is aromatic,but not of the quality for cooking.