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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 6 years ago
10 answers 1371 views
D1964e69 bde7 422d 9621 9d8c1f7bc3cf  newliztoqueicon 2
added almost 6 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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drbabs

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added almost 6 years ago

Here's what oregano looks like.

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added almost 6 years ago

Could be flowering thyme.

D1964e69 bde7 422d 9621 9d8c1f7bc3cf  newliztoqueicon 2
added almost 6 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 6 years ago

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

B57f0d84 e68a 4546 b0f1 0eab88646c5c  ozoz profile
added almost 6 years ago

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

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added almost 6 years ago

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

B9464ce6 76f7 41db a563 e5ad504521bf  2016 04 05 23 37 37
added almost 6 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 6 years ago

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

B57f0d84 e68a 4546 b0f1 0eab88646c5c  ozoz profile
added almost 6 years ago

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