Herb - Marjoram, Sweet
Origanum majoranaDelicate, potent flavored leaves are a backbone of the kitchen. Direct seed or transplant after danger of frost. Full sun. Frost sensitive perennial. (0.1 Gram Packet)
|Average Seed / oz||Seed / 100' Row||Average Yield / 100' Row||Days to Harvest|
|Planting Season||Ideal Soil Temp||Sun||Frost Tolerance|
|After Last Frost||70-80°F||Full Sun||Frost Sensitive|
|Sowing Method||Seed Depth||Direct Seed Spacing||Seeds Per Packet|
|Transplant or Direct Seed||1/16"||3-4"||500|
|Mature Spacing||Days to Sprout||Production Cycle||Seed Viability|
Marjoram is an annual that prefers full sun and well-drained soil high in organic matter.
Sow seeds indoors 4-6 weeks before the last frost or direct sow outdoors once the danger of frost has passed. Optimal soil temperature for germination is 70-80°F. Sow seeds 1/16” deep and 3-4” apart. Seeds will germinate in 14-21 days. Space mature plants 12" apart.
Harvest above ground parts, with or without flowers, leaving 3” above the soil line. Leaves can be used fresh or dried to season meats, stews, etc.