Complete Guide to Essential Oils/A to Z of essential oils/Marjoram

Marjoram oil comes from the flowers and leaves of the Origanum majorana plant. It has a spicy, herbal scent.

Marjoram leaves
Marjoram leaves
Marjoram (Origanum majorana)

Properties edit

Marjoram essential oil.

Emotional edit

Soothes stress and anxiety. Reduces hyperactivity.

Digestive edit

Relieves indigestion, flatulence and constipation.

Immunological edit

Helps fight colds.

Respiratory edit

Eases asthma, bronchitis and sinusitis.

Caution edit

  • Don't use marjoram oil during pregnancy.