Aromatic shrub or small tree to about 6 m tall. Leaves narrow-ovate to ovate, 4-11 cm long, 1-3 cm wide, tip pointed, sometimes extended, margins usually toothed, hairless; stalk 0.5-1 cm long. Flowers in a terminal cluster. Calyx tube 2-3 mm long. Corolla 1-1.5 cm long, white to pale mauve with dark purple spots; late spring to early autumn.
Qld, NSW, Vic, Tas
Source: (2002). Origanum. In: . Horticultural Flora of South-eastern Australia. Volume 4. Flowering plants. Dicotyledons. Part 3. The identification of garden and cultivated plants. University of New South Wales Press.