It’s April! That means it’s time for the ‘BLOGGING A to Z CHALLENGE’. Everyday this month (except Sunday) bloggers will be blogging to a theme, using different letter of the alphabet – running, of course, from A to Z.
I’m blogging about MEMORY GARDENS: botanical tributes to celebrate our loved ones. Most of my writing is about keeping memories alive, so a spring garden is a perfect match to celebrate loved ones memories. Come join us all month for 26 different posts about Memory Gardens … and then, maybe plant your own tribute to remember your own special person.
A to Z: ‘O’ is for OREGANO
We plant a memory garden as a tribute to our loved ones that have passed. And who doesn’t feel sadness when we remember the ones no longer in our lives? They symbolism for Oregano is ‘will banish sadness’, perfect for a memory garden.
OREGANO – Will Banish Sadness
Botanical Name: Origananum vulgare
Height: 2 ½’
USDA Hardiness Zone: Zones 5-9
Sun requirements: Full sun
Water Needs: Average watering