origanum vulgare

June 3, 2018

Oregano (Origanum vulgare) Research

Latin Name: Origanum vulgare Family: Lamiaceae Oregano has strong antimicrobial activities and has shown action against a variety of bacteria, fungi, and viruses.  It has also shown potential as an insecticidal, repellent, and against parasites.  In vitro studies have shown anti-cancer and antioxidant actions.  The herb may also be helpful […]
May 1, 2019

Differences Between Oregano, Sweet Marjoram & Thyme Essential Oils

This article originally appeared in the NAHA Journal (Spring 2019) and it is republished here according to the NAHA Writer Guidelines 2019-20 copyright statement. By Kathy Sadowski, MS in Aromatherapy, RA (ARC), Professional NAHA and AIA Member, LMT The plants commonly called oregano (Origanum vulgare), sweet marjoram (Origanum marjorana), and […]