Origanum microphyllum

Little foliage and fine stems makes this little oregano perfectly suited to the fairy garden and miniature landscape.  Small velvety gray-green leaves are held close to the thin wiry stems.  Blooms in summer with long upright stems, up to 6", ending in clusters of light purple flowers.  Aromatic plants can be trimmed to keep as a "shrub" in the miniature landscape. Edible. Grow in full sun, in pots or in the ground, with well-drained soil.  Sharp drainage is essential for winter survival.  A delightful little plant.  Hardy to zones 5-10.


  • Grow outside in full to part sun
  • Drought tolerant once established
  • Enjoy in pots and in the garden
  • Grows 3-6" tall and 3-8" wide with age
  • With sharp drainage, cold hardy to zone 5
  • Available in 2.5" x 2.5" x 3.5" pots.




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Origanum microphyllum
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  • Item #: PLANT226Ormic
Price $6.95
Availability Out-of-Stock