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  • Eventual height: 0.6m
  • Eventual spread: 0.45m

Origanum laevigatum 'Herrenhausen'


5 year guarantee RHS award of garden merit Perfect for pollinators
9cm pot £6.99
9cm pot £6.99

This perennial dies back to below ground level each year in autumn, then fresh new growth appears again in spring.

  • Position: full sun
  • Soil: poor to moderately fertile, well-drained, preferably alkaline soil
  • Rate of growth: average
  • Flowering period: June to September
  • Hardiness: fully hardy

    Useful for providing year-round groundcover at the front of the border, the dark green foliage of this decorative perennial takes on a purple flush during the colder weather. Throughout the summer, it is topped with mauve pink flower clusters.

  • Garden care: Cut back old faded flower-heads and stems in spring.

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