Oregano | Latin name: Origanum compactum | Aromatic waters by distillation of Flowering Herb | Plant family: Lamiaceae
Oregano a hardy, bushy, perennial herb up growing up to 90cm high. with a hairy stem and dark ovate leaves with pink-purple flowers. It is a common garden plant with a strong aroma especially when the leaves get bruised. Native to Europe now cultivated all over the world.
Hydrolats, aromatic waters produced by steam distillation of botanical materials during the production of essential oils. Hydrolats are gentle and effective, containing only the most water-soluble chemicals from the plant material, also microscopic drops of the essential oils.