Plant that one see especially in Provence from 0,30 to 0,50 m of which one uses the flowered tops.
Marjoram is anti-spasmodic. Also useful for hypertension, insomnia, anxiety, rheumatic pains.
In external use : Neuritis, stiff neck, sinusitis.
Infusion : One spoonful for one boiling cup of water, let infuse 10 minutes ; 3 cups a day.
Oil; 100g of plant in 1/2 liter of olive oil, 2 hours in a bain-marie, filter, to rub on rheumatic pains, friction on sciatic.