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Wild Zaatar Oregano

Wild zaatar oregano seeds

I am constantly amazed at how life can begin from something the size of a pinhead, or smaller. These teeeeeeny little seeds from Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds are Wild Zaatar (Origanum syriacum), a type of exotic herb said to be a cross of oregano, thyme and marjoram, which grows wild in the Lebanese countryside and surrounding areas. Ooh. Must. Try!

Wild zaatar oregano seeds

Wild zaatar oregano seeds

Linda Ly About Author

I'm a plant lover, passionate road-tripper, and cookbook author whose expert advice and bestselling books have been featured in TIME, Outside, HGTV, and Food & Wine. The No-Waste Vegetable Cookbook is my latest book. Garden Betty is where I write about modern homesteading, farm-to-table cooking, and outdoor adventuring — all that encompass a life well-lived outdoors. After all, the secret to a good life is... Read more »