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Here is photo #2 of another herb which I don't know. I suspect its oregano but....

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asked by Kitchen Butterfly almost 7 years ago
10 answers 1526 views
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added almost 7 years ago

I definitely don't think it looks like the fresh oregano in my garden, but have no idea what it is...

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added almost 7 years ago

Here's what oregano looks like.

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added almost 7 years ago

Could be flowering thyme.

D1964e69 bde7 422d 9621 9d8c1f7bc3cf  newliztoqueicon 2
added almost 7 years ago

3 kinds of thyme in my garden now - nothing looks like this "stacking" of green, even in flower. Ask Mrs Wheelbarrow -

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added almost 7 years ago

My oregano flowers just like that. KB, take pictures of the leaves if you can.

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added almost 7 years ago

Thanks Mrs Larkin - its late today, will take photos of the leaves and post tomorrow

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added almost 7 years ago

This marjoram blooms, the leaves look like oregano and some people sell it as Italian oregano.

72b8c92f c97c 49cf 8fc2 4b08462521f6  me
added almost 7 years ago

That should say "these are" and if I can upload a photo I have exactly the same thing in my garden

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added almost 7 years ago

Oregano, marjoram and mint are all in the same family so some times varieties can look similar

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added almost 7 years ago

Yayyyyyyyyyy Thanks. Now I have dried majoram blossoms.....but I'm glad anway. Thansk everyone

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