Oregano [origanum vulgare spp hirtum] is mostly a Mediterranean herb and its use is mainly known in cooking, while the essential oil of Greek oregano [origanum vulgare spp hirtum] has effects on human health. Its name means “the joy of the mountain” and was a symbol of happiness to the ancient Greeks. This wonderful aromatic herb is widespread from Macedonia to the Peloponnese and Crete, in the most arid and windswept mountains and islands of our country.
Find out below what is already known in specialized scientific circles, but has not yet been disseminated to the general public.
The quality of Greek oregano [origanum vulgare spp hirtum] is considered the best in the world.
Oregano oil – essential oil of Greek oregano [origanum vulgare spp hirtum] is an excellent “natural antibiotic” with strong antiviral, antimicrobial and antioxidant properties.