Seeing that the foliage of the aromatic plants is used for alimentary needs, we advise paying attention to the use of insecticides and anticryptogamics: letís use only those for agriculture and letís follow very strictly the lacking period written on the label before harvesting these plants. For a balanced development, it is best to position the the Origanum laevigatum in a place where it is exposed to at least a few hours of direct sunlight.The Origanum laevigatum usually doesn't have temperature problems during this time of year, because it can bear freezings although not too intense ones.
Fertilization Origanum laevigatum
Medicinal plants develop new shoots and foliage during the spring period, this is why it is advisable to fertilize periodically, every 15-20 days, using a fertilizer rich in nitrogen and potassium, to mix with the irrigating water.
Generalities Origanum laevigatum
Growing they develop a round-shape shrub. The Origanum laevigatum should be used for rock gardens, Origanum laevigatum isn't an evergreen; during the summer it assumes a pink colouring; the adult species are large in size and reach 25 cm in height.
Watering Origanum laevigatum
We suggest watering these plants only from time to time, but we must remember to wet the soil deeply using 2-3 glasses of water every 2-3 weeks . A great part of the aromatic plants are used fresh; during the spring and in the summer it is possible to harvest a good quantity of them, to conserve dehydrated or frozen, to use them during the cold months.
Treatments Origanum laevigatum
Soil Origanum laevigatum
We recommend cultivating these aromatic plants in a soft and light, very well drained, soil.
Notes Origanum laevigatum
These plants give off a pleasant scent; they can be grown in a vase. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.