- A cross between common oregano and sweet marjoram making it a great choice for zones 6-9.
Origanum vulgare 90 days. Perennial. Non-GMO, Heirloom Common Italian Oregano Herb Garden Seed from True Leaf Market. Origanum x majoricum. Common Italian Oregano is a perennial herb often called "Wild Marjoram." With the wide range of oregano, the main difference that sets cultivars apart is flavor and overall aroma. Common Italian Oregano is native to regions in Mexico and the Mediterranean. "Italian Oregano" is known for having mild pepper and a pungent scent similar to mint"making this variety one of the most popular herbs in cooking!