Marjoram Sweet Essential Oil

£8.50 £16.84

Steam distilled from the flowering tops, Marjoram sweet has a warm, herbaceous, camphorous odour with green overtones. Marjoram sweet is cleansing and can be used for stress and strains.



Marjoram Sweet | Latin Name: Origanum Majorana | Family: Lamiaceae | Extraction: Distillation | Plant Part: Flowering Heads

Marjoram Sweet Essential Oil is a pale amber coloured oil with a warm, herbaceous, camphorous odour with green overtones.

A perennial plant about 60cms high with a hairy stem, dark green leaves and small white flowers.  The plant is highly aromatic and the oil is distilled from the flowering tops. Native to the Mediterranean region, Egypt and North Africa. Major oil producing countries include France, Tunisia, Morocco, Egypt, Hungary and Germany. There is a great deal of confusion regarding the various species marjoram and oregano, The most common types are French and Spanish.



Blends well with Chamomile, Cypress, Tea Tree and Rosemary.

Marjoram Sweet is a MIDDLE note – Essential Oil Notes & Odours


Marjoram is analgesic, anti-infectious, calming, expectorant and neuro tonic.  It is used to treat arthritis, migraine, headaches, respiratory infections and sinusitis. Also used for psychoses, anxiety, insomnia and vertigo.  Also debility, anguish, nervous depression and agitation.

Essential Oil Properties & Meanings

Herbal & Folk Tradition

This versatile herb was used by the Greeks in fragrances and medicines.  Marjoram is soothing, fortifying and warming, aiding digestion and menstrual problems as well as nervous and respiratory conditions.

Safety Data & MSDS

No known contra-indications.  Marjoram has an impressive effect, good on many mental and emotional conditions.

Monoterpenes 40%, alcohols 50%, aldehydes 6%.

Marjoram Sweet MSDS
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