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Origanum 'Kent Beauty'
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synonyms: Origanum x hybridinum 'Kent Beauty'
dry soil, sandy soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: alkaline
minimum temp: -3°C
USDA zone: 9 to 10
Neat low growing habit. Attractive apple green hop like bracts with pink flowers from June to Aug.
Very well drained, poor, alkaline soil in full sun. Dislikes wet conditions, especially in winter but may be grown in an alpine house. Cut back old stems in spring.
From seed or basal cuttings.
Rock or scree garden or containers.