February 1, 2023
Origanum Laevigatum - Herrenhausen

Origanum Laevigatum - Herrenhausen Flowers

Origanum laevigatum ‘Herrenhausen’ or also known as Oregano ‘Herrenhausen’ is a herbaceous perennial belonging to the family of Lamiaceae plants. It produces pink tubular flowers with a deep-purple calices at the base in spring, summer, and fall. It prefers the sun and well-drained soil. Origanum laevigatum ‘Herrenhausen’ grows to about 50cm or about 22″ tall. After the flowering season, the stems remain with dark seeds. The foliage is slightly aromatic but this is not edible oregano. It does attract butterflies and bees and rather attractive in all seasons.

Origanum laevigatum 'Herrenhausen'
Origanum laevigatum ‘Herrenhausen’
Origanum laevigatum 'Herrenhausen'
Pink flowers with deep-purple calices.
Origanum laevigatum 'Herrenhausen'
Origanum laevigatum ‘Herrenhausen’ at Kew Gardens
Origanum laevigatum 'Herrenhausen'
Origanum laevigatum ‘Herrenhausen’ in borders
Origanum Laevigatum - Herrenhausen
Origanum Laevigatum – Herrenhausen
Origanum Laevigatum - Herrenhausen
Origanum Laevigatum – Herrenhausen Flowers
Origanum Laevigatum - Herrenhausen
Herrenhausen at a Kew Gardens border

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