Origanum vulgare


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Noun1.Origanum vulgare - aromatic Eurasian perennialOriganum vulgare - aromatic Eurasian perennial    
marjoram, oregano - pungent leaves used as seasoning with meats and fowl and in stews and soups and omelets
genus Origanum - a genus of aromatic mints of the family Labiatae
origanum - any of various fragrant aromatic herbs of the genus Origanum used as seasonings
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The researchers incorporated specific essential oils--Syzygium aromaticum from clove and Origanum vulgare from oregano--as emulsions into water-soluble polymers to produce an antimicrobial film.
The theaflavins showed a clear reactivity against herpes-simplex type 1 virus (HSV-1), the same did extracts derived from Origanum vulgare L.
The following herbs were used: flowers of marigold Calendula officinalis, flowers of chamomile Matricaria recutita, leaves of sage Salvia officinalis, bark of cinnamon Cinnamomum verum, cloves of Syzygium aromaticum buds, root of liquorice Glycyrrhiza glabra, flowers of lavender Lavandula angustifolia, leaves of oregano Origanum vulgare, fruits of dog rose Rosa canina, and rhizome of sweet flag Acorus calamus.
Phellodendron amurense stem bark dry (phellodendron) 750mg Origanum vulgare leaf essential oil (oregano) 100mg Syzgium aromaticum leaf essential oil (clove) 50mg Thymus vulgaris flowering herb essential oil (thyme) 50mg
Origanum vulgare 'Aureum Crispum' has small, crinkly yellow-green leaves with a mild flavor; it prefers some shade in summer.
Ladakh has abundant number of plants with medicinal value (such as Achillea millefolium, Bunium persicum, Caparis spinosa, Carum carvi, Dactylorhiza hatagirea, Hippophae rhamnoides, Medicago sativa, Mentha longifolia, Ocimum basilicum, Origanum vulgare, Rheum webbianum, Rhodiola imbricata, Rosa webbiana, Saussurea lappa, etc.
Take origanum vulgare 'aureum crispum', or the sage 'tricolor' which has pink, green and cream leaves.
The culinary origanum vulgare has produced one or two excellent hybrids over the years and origanum vulgare.