oregano plant flowering - Knowledgebase Question

Chicago, Il
Question by doloresbaron
July 4, 2010
If I want to eat the leaves of the oregano plant should I let it flower or should I pinch them off?

Answer from NGA
July 4, 2010


I'd pinch off any flowering stems as they develop. If you allow your oregano to flower it will set seeds and die.

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