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

Marjoram leaves
Marjoram (Origanum majorana)

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

PropertiesEdit

 
Marjoram essential oil.

EmotionalEdit

Soothes stress and anxiety. Reduces hyperactivity.

DigestiveEdit

Relieves indigestion, flatulence and constipation.

ImmunologicalEdit

Helps fight colds.

RespiratoryEdit

Eases asthma, bronchitis and sinusitis.

CautionEdit

  • Don't use marjoram oil during pregnancy.