Oregano variant labelled as "greek", doesnt look greek

Cherokee_(7a)May 16, 2014

I bought this as "greek oregano", but all the photos online that I see of "greek oregano" do not look like this at all, the pictures look much similar to normal oregano.

I searched "Greek Kaliteri" but that doesnt look much like this one either.

Anyone know what this is?

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gardengal48

Greek oregano is just a subspecies of common oregano but with slightly hairy foliage. 'Kaliteri' is a variety that has dark, almost purple leaf undersides.

You can tell texture best by touch but that sure looks slightly hairy to me so I'd say that WAS Greek oregano.

    Bookmark   May 16, 2014 at 6:21PM
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