Plant in the spring after all danger of frost has passed in a location that will receive full sun to partial shade. Space plants 6″ apart in poor to average soil that is well-drained. Plant height 6-8″.
Crinkle Leaf is heat and drought tolerant. Providing a little afternoon shade will give you the best leaf color. Pinch out growing tips of plants to promote branching and higher yields. Does well in containers or mixed pots. Attracts bees and butterflies.
Crinkle leaf marjoram, a perennial, is a low-mounding marjoram with attractive, golden crinkled leaves and a scent of oregano. Use in pasta and tomato sauces, to flavor meat and vegetable dishes, and in herbal vinegars.
Marjoram retains most of its flavor when dried, be sure to dry it out of direct sunlight to preserve both its color and flavor. Store in airtight containers