Definition of Hop marjoram
1. Noun. Dwarf aromatic shrub of Crete.
Group relationships: Genus Origanum
Generic synonyms: Origanum
Lexicographical Neighbors of Hop Marjoram
Literary usage of Hop marjoram
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Gardening for Ladies: And Companion to the Flower-garden by Loudon (Jane), Andrew Jackson Downing (1843)
"The Sweet Marjoram, O. major- ana, a native of Portugal, is cultivated in England as a pot-herb; and for the hop marjoram, or Dittany of Crete, ..."