Scientific Name: Origanum rotundifolium (incl. hybrids) Form: Creeping / Mat-like
Common Name:hop-like oregano, round-leaved oregano Texture:Medium - fine
Family Name:LamiaceaeHabit: Horizontal, Pendulous
Plant Type: Herbaceous perennial Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.1 - 0.2m x 0.3 - 0.6m
Origin: Garden origin, Central / west Asia Hardiness Zone:Zone 5: (-29 to -23 C)
Leaves: Simple, Opposite, Soft flexible, Pinnate venation, Heavily veined, Pubescent, Ovate, Entire
Flowers: Verticillaster, (Spike-like), Purple, Pink, Green-yellow, White, Sep- Jul- Aug- Oct
Fruit: Aborted (hybrids) or absent, Schizocarp, Brown
Exposure: Full sun, Part sun/part shade
Soil or Media: Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Bedding plant, Container planting, Perennial border, Herb
Key ID Features:Leaves fussy and almost round; florets pink to purple in masses of hop-like greenish flower bracts.