Delicate and scented.
Origanum rotundifolium 'Dingle Fairy' has fine, delicate, green to soft pink, hop-like flowers and strongly scented foliage.
This is a star plant for holiday gardens as it requires little maintenance or watering and is very sturdy. It is long flowering and has very aromatic foliage, like marjoram, which can be used for culinary purposes.
Origanum rotundifolium 'Dingle Fairy' is typical in Mediterranean gardens so is perfect surrounded by thyme, nepeta, santolina, savory and lavender.
Origanum rotundifolium 'Dingle Fairy' is also suitable to grow in pots.
Try it as a replacement for ordinary oregano in pizzas, stews, roasts or to flavour starchy foods such as lentils, beans or potatoes and make them more digestible!
Cultivation: Grow in ordinary soil, which can be poor and dry. Flowers from June to September.
Height: 30 cm.
- 0,7 litre pot
- Hardiness zones : zone 7-10
- Height: 10 to 30cm
- Plant spacing: 40 cm
- Flower colour: pink
- Flowering period: summer flowers
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