Scientific Name: Origanum Majorana
Marjoram herb has a mild flavor, that is delicious in stuffings, soups, stews, omelettes, cheese dishes, fish sauces and salads.
– Max. Height: 60 cm
– Max. Width: 90 cm
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Sunlight: Full sun
Soil: Loam, Sand
Flowering Period: Spring, Summer
Flower Color: White, Pink, Lavender
Flower Scent: Fragrant
Country of Origin: Mediterranean regions
Gardening Tips: Flavor is best before the plant flowers, so if you want to use it in cooking, cut before flowers grow.
Low in Saturated Fat and Sodium, and very low in Cholesterol. It is also a good source of Phosphorus and Potassium, and a very good source of Dietary Fiber, Vitamin A, Vitamin C, Vitamin K, Vitamin B6, Folate, Calcium, Iron, Magnesium, Copper and Manganese. Marjoram is used to enhance the digestive system’s performance, 2-4 cups of marjoram tea may be ingested in 2 hours. It plays great role in increasing the efficiency of digestion, calming the stomach and digestive system, improving appetite, relieving nausea, eliminating flatulence, curing or preventing basic intestinal infections, soothing painful stomach cramps or spasms, relieving diarrhea, relieving constipation. Marjoram is also a great antiseptic, antibacterial, antifungal, and antiviral agent. As a result, it fights against a variety of common illnesses such as; food poisoning, staph infection, tetanous infection in wounds, typhoid, malaria, influenza, common cold, mumps, measles. Another benefit of marjoram is the enhancement of the cardiovascular and circulatory system. Some ways it helps include; lowering the blood pressure, greatly reducing the risk of hypertension and resultant heart problems, greatly preventing the buildup of cholesterol, reducing risk of hardened arteries, aiding in improved blood circulation by dilating the arteries as necessary. Marjoram is also an anti-inflammatory herb. It is great at relieving a variety of problems caused by inflammation including; asthma, muscle spasms, sinus headaches, migraines, fever, body aches, painful joints, sore muscles, sprains, back ache, toothaches. With sedative and antidepressant qualities marjoram also has a variety of psychological and neurological benefits including; relieving insomnia, reducing stress, calming anxiety, minimizing emotional reactions, increasing control of sexual desire, it also exhibits mild antidepressant qualities. It also has other health benefits such as; reduction of phlegm, warding off fungal infections, regulating the menstrual cycle in women, relieving premenstrual syndrome, lessening bruising.