Origanum majorana Linn., sometimes placed under
Majorana hortensis Moench. Hindi: Murwa; Bengal: Murru; Tamil: Murru, Maruvu;
Kan: Maruga; Mal: Maruvamu; Kumaun: Bantulsi; Deccan: Murwa.
Leaves used as condiment (Oregano) and
flavouring. Seeds used in confectionery. Leaves and flowering tops yield oil
used in perfumes. Infusion of plant in medicine.