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OREGANO

Alternate/Variety Name

Origanum Vulgare

Level

Beginner

Requirement

Must Have

Origin/Cuisine

The Mediterranean
Italian
American
Greek

Similarity

Marjoram

Complimentary Foods

Breads
Cheese
Cucumbers
Eggplant
Greek Salads
Lamb
Moussakas
Onions
Pastas
Peas
Pizza
Potatoes
Poultry
Salad
Snap Peas
Spinach
Tomato Dishes
Tomato


Category

Herb

Sold

Dried
Fresh

Appearance

Small Leaves

Color

Green

Size

Information not available at this time

Flavor

Information not available at this time

Scoville SHU

Not Applicable

Substitutions

Information not available at this time
   

Notes

MEDICINAL

Internal: Leaf infusion for indigestion, coughs, headaches, painful cramps.
External: Baths for muscle pain or stiff joint.
• Don't use medicinally during pregnancy. Consult physician before using.



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