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Oregano (Origanum vulgare) Premium Herb Seeds - (Garden Festival)

Rs. 300.00
SKU GF_Oragano_1000SDS
Oregano is a popular herb used in cooking, and it's relatively easy to grow. Here are some tips to help you cultivate oregano successfully:

  1. Choose the right location: Oregano prefers full sun, but it can also grow in partial shade. It thrives in well-drained soil that is slightly alkaline, with a pH level between 6.0 and 8.0.
  2. Start with quality seeds or plants: You can grow oregano from seeds or cuttings, but it's easier to start with young plants. Make sure they are healthy and disease-free.
  3. Plant in the right season: Oregano is a perennial herb that can be planted in the spring or fall, depending on your climate. In colder regions, it's best to plant in the spring after the danger of frost has passed.
  4. Space the plants correctly: Oregano can spread quickly, so space the plants about 8-10 inches apart to allow for growth.
  5. Water regularly: Oregano prefers slightly moist soil, so water the plants regularly. However, make sure not to overwater, as this can lead to root rot.
  6. Fertilize occasionally: Oregano does not require much fertilizer, but you can add a balanced fertilizer once a month during the growing season to encourage healthy growth.
  7. Prune regularly: Oregano benefits from regular pruning, which helps to encourage new growth and prevents the plant from becoming too leggy.
  8. Harvest leaves regularly: You can start harvesting the leaves when the plant is about 6 inches tall. Cut the stems near the base, leaving about 2 inches of growth. Regular harvesting will help to promote bushier growth.

By following these tips, you can successfully grow oregano and enjoy fresh, flavorful herbs in your cooking.