These are deciduous sub-shrubs and perennials, sometimes with overwintering leaf rosettes. Most of the species have arching, prostrate stems.
How to propagate Marjoram
Propagate by division in spring, by cuttings of non-flowering shoots in early summer.
Seed in autumn or spring.
Other uses of Marjoram
Grown as culinary herbs, others for their clusters of tubular, usually pink flowers. Suitable for coastal conditions.