Wild marjoram
Wild marjoram
Origanum vulgare
Mint Family - Labiatae
Bushy, hairy plants (1 to 2.5 feet tall) with dense clusters of pink to purplish flowers. Flowers about 3/8 inch long and tube-like, which ends with an upper and lower lip, and has 4 protruding stamens. Bracts of flowers purplish. Leaves opposite, oval-shaped, entire and stalked.
(Photographed on the Stony Creek Trail, Ottawa, ON - July 24, 2002)
  Pathology Images Inc. 2001 to  2002