Oregano
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Oregano

Zone 06255 | smooch added on November 30, 2016 | Answered

The new growth on my oregano stalks is thin and fine, and the leaves are tiny and spread far apart from one another. They are potted in my kitchen under a grow light. Any suggestions to make the plant fuller and healthier?

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Alisma
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Answered on December 1, 2016

Your plant is becoming "leggy" because it is in a low light environment. Increasing the amount of light it receives, by adding another grow light or moving it to a sunnier window, is the best way to fix the problem. Also see this article:

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/environmental/established-plants-leggy.htm

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