Origanum laevigatum 'Hopley's Purple"
Sun to Shade
Scented foliage is complemented in summer by deep pink flowers that last for weeks. Faded flowers deepen in color and remain attractice through later summer. Attracts butterflies, too.
Mix in perennial beds and cottage gardens. Flowers are perfect for cutting, and dry well.
Grows in any well-drained location. Actually prefers poor soil and hot, dry conditions. Provide support for stems, or allow to flop for a relaxed mood.