Hopflower oregano

Origanum libanoticum

Hopflower oregano, Origanum libanoticum, Plant Select
Hopflower oregano, Origanum libanoticum, Plant Select
Vigorous, trailing herb with hop-like bracts of lavender and chartreuse through the summer months, turning brown and dry in autumn. Perennial. Xeriscape.

Tips from the pros: Deadhead spent flowers. Situate where it can drape or trail over stones or low walls to best show the display of interesting flowers.
Plant Type Perennial
Height 10-14 inches
Width 18-24 inches
Flowering Season Summer to fall
Flower Color Lavender
Sun Sun, Partial Sun
Water Needs Moderate to dry
USDA Hardiness Zone Zones 4b-8
Soil Type Clay, loam, sandy
Deer Resistant Yes
Good for Pollination Yes
Winter Interest No
North American Native No
Year Introduced 2004