Hoo House Nursery

Retail nursery specialising in Perennials and Alpines all grown peat-free.

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Origanum 'Kent Beauty'

Mauve pink flowers up to 30cm (12in) from July to September and growing 20cm (8in) wide. Prefers well drained, gritty soil in full sun.

Strong stiff stems with slightly aromatic foliage. The nectar in origanums has a high sugar content which makes this very popular with bees and butterflies. Named after the 17thC. German garden. There is an excellent article on www.telegraph.co.uk/gardening/howtogrow/3344038/Origanum-laevigatum-Herrenhausen.html

  • Price

    £ 4.50

  • Height

    30 cm

  • Spread

    20 cm

  • Award of Garden Merit from The RHS

  • Category

    Alpines

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