oregano

latsirkkristalJune 6, 2010

My oregano plant has turned spicy! I planted it last year, and it tasted just like the dried oregano that I've used. I just picked some today and it is very spicy. What happened?

It is planted in full sun, and seems very vigorous and healthy.

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Daisyduckworth(Aust)

You're complaining? That's how oregano should be. It's that 'full sun' it was born to lap up.

    Bookmark   June 7, 2010 at 4:07AM
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fatamorgana2121(Zone 5/6)

Ah, so much better than the boring old dried stuff that has sat on the supermarket shelves too long - isn't it? It's a pity that so many of our foods commercially available have lost their flavors in lieu of long shelf life...

FataMorgana

    Bookmark   June 7, 2010 at 8:30AM
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