Water Wise Plants
Varies depending on cultivar
Low: water every three weeks until the root ball is wet
Maintenance- Design- Planting Tips
'Hopley's, a variety with purplish pink flowers looks good in pots. 'Aureum', the variety shown in this picture, looks better with morning sun. The hot afternoon sun can bleach its leaves.
Herbs are great for attracting beneficial insects to gardens. Also the less they are watered, the more intense the flavor.
Many oreganos benefit from being sheared to the ground in the fall. You can harvest oregano any time for cooking, but the intense flavor will be right before the plants bloom.