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Satureja

Satureja spp.

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Full Sun
Half-hardy

10a

USDA zone

-1°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

    • spring
    • summer
    • autumn
    • winter

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    Satureja Overview

    A genus of aromatic annual or perennial flowering herbaceous or woody plants native to North Africa and Eurasia in the mint family. Commonly known as Savory, they are often cultivated as culinary herbs and for their aromatic quality in sensory gardens and sometimes as ornamental species in the flower border. They require well-drained soil in full sun.

    How to propagate Satureja

    Seed

    Seed in winter or spring.

    Cuttings

    Softwood cuttings in summer.

    Other uses of Satureja

    Grown for their aromatic leaves and attractive flowers. It is useful for rock gardens and dry banks.