Origanum vulgare 'Aureum'
Common Name: Golden Oregano Family: Lamiaceae (The Mint Family)
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A useful, wonderfully fragrant edger or wall-spiller with golden leaves through much of the year and well into fall. Once established it will completely suppress weeds. The fragrant foliage has a mild flavour and can be used for culinary purposes including as a bright garnish.
Europe and Western Russia
Dry grassy areas and scrub, usually on calcareous soils.
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|Light Exposure||Loves Sun
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Recommended Companion Plants:
Physocarpus opulifolius "'Diablo'"
Nepeta racemosa "'Walker's Low'"
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