Home About us Our Business Private Label Contact us Site map

Our Business > Organic Product > Organic Herbs > Organic Oregano    

Organic Spices

Organic Dryfruits

Organic Flour

Organic Herbs

Organic Basil
Organic Bay Leaf
Organic Bacopa Monnieri
Organic Chives
Organic Green Peas
Organic Guduchi
Organic Marjoram
Organic Neem
Organic Oregano
Organic Parsley
Organic Rosemary
Organic Sage
Organic Shatavari
Organic Soap Nut
Organic Thymes
Organic Triphala

Organic Cereals

Oilseeds and Animalfeed

Speciality Products/Sugar

Organic Oils

Organic Fruit Powder

Customized product and packaging available on demand

   Organic Oregano

Product Type - Oregano
Botanical Name - Origanum vulgare
Family Name - Lamiaceae


Oregano is a warm and aromatic yet slightly bitter herb in the mint family. Good quality oregano has a pungency that numbs the tongue. The best quality oregano is grown in a warm, dry climate. The name is derived from the Greek, meaning "mountain of joy". The Greeks used the leaves as a poultice for aching muscles, and the Romans used it for scorpion and spider bites. Sunlight encourages the concentration of the essential oils that give oregano its flavor.



Oregano is a perennial growing to 20 inches, with pink flowers and spade-shaped, olive-green leaves. It prefers a hot, relatively dry climate, but will do well in other environments. To cultivate, it should be planted in early spring, in fairly dry soil, with full sun. The plants should be spaced 12 inches apart. Use oregano in Spanish, Italian and Mexican cooking.


   Uses of Oregano

» Oregano is used in meat, sausages, salads, dressings, stews and soups. In food industry,     oregano oil and oleoresin is used in food and beverages.
»  It is used in alcoholic beverages and in baked goods. It is a most common spice for pizza.
» It is also used as an external application for healing wounds. It has antioxidant and anti-     microbial properties.
»  It is rich natural source of vitamin K, an important vitamin that is often overlooked.
» It is one of the few herbs that is stronger when dried than when fresh. Commercially,     oregano's biggest market is in perfumes.
»  It is used in meat, sausages, salads, dressings, stews and soups.
»  It is most frequently used with roasted, fried or grilled vegetables, meat and fish.

orégano, орегано, Oregano, origan, keklikotu, origano, oregano, ρίγανη

Salts   |   Bio Products   |   Organic Product   |   Food Ingredients

FAQs    |    Terms of Use    |    Privacy Policy    |    Resources                        Copyright © The Sundaram Overseas Operation, 2013

Organic Oregano, marjoram, orégano, орегано, Oregano, origan, keklikotu, origano, ρίγανη