Origanum vulgare Cleopatra

Cleopatra Oregano

Cleopatra Oregano (Origanum vulgare Cleopatra) is an Old World herb with attractive silver-gray foliage, making it both culinary and ornamental in the waterwise garden.
Zones4 - 8
Advantages
Fragrant
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Morning Sun & Afternoon Shade
Mature Height5-8" tall
Mature Spread10" wide
Bloom TimeMid summer
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SizePlant - 5" Pot
SKUHC015431

USDA Hardiness Planting Zones

To determine if a plant is sufficiently cold hardy, the USDA created numbered zones indicating winter low temperatures; the lower the zone number the colder the winter.

  • If the coldest winter temperature expected in your area is -15°F (zone 5) then any plants rated zones 3-5 will survive the winter temperatures in your area.
  • If you live in very warm winter areas (zones 9-11) plants with zones 3-4 ratings are not recommended. The lack of freezing winter temperatures do not provide a time for winter dormancy (rest).

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Cleopatra Oregano (Origanum vulgare Cleopatra) is especially valuable for gardeners who like to mix culinary and ornamental plants in their landscapes. This Old World herb has attractive silver-gray foliage making it both culinary and ornamental in the waterwise garden. As a spice for cooking 'Cleopatra' has leaves with a mildly spicy, peppermint flavor perfect for Mediterranean recipes.
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SKUHC015431
Item Package Size
Plant - 5" Pot
Common Name
Cleopatra Oregano
Botanical Name
Origanum vulgare Cleopatra
Zones
4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Light Requirements
Full Sun, Morning Sun & Afternoon Shade
Flower Color
White
Mature Height
5-8" tall
Mature Spread
10" wide
Bloom Time
Mid summer
Ships As
Potted Plant
Soil Type
Average Soil, Compost Enriched Garden Loam Soil, Well-Drained Soil
Soil Moisture
Average
Advantages
Fragrant
Awards
All American Selections
Edible
Yes
Ideal Region
Anywhere In The US, Northeast, Midwest, West, Southwest, Pacific Northwest
Planting Time
Spring / Summer, Fall
Item Unit Of Measure
Plant
Ships To Canada
No
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