Savory (Micromeria juliana)

Common Name Latin Name Plant Family
Micromeria juliana

None known

  • Medicinal Use

    Used in the treatment of kidney and bladder ailments[148].

  • Edible Use

    Leaves are used as a food flavouring[183], a substitute for savory (Satureia spp.).

  • Cautionary Notes

    None known

Cultivation & Habitat

Seed – sow spring in a greenhouse[188]. When they are large enough to handle, prick the seedlings out into individual pots and grow them on in the greenhouse for their first winter. Plant them out into their permanent positions in late spring or early summer, after the last expected frosts. Cuttings of half-ripe wood with a heel, July/August in a frame[188].
Prefers an open position in a well-drained soil[1]. Succeeds in poor soils[200]. Requires a sunny position[188].
Europe – Mediterranean.

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