Sweet Marjoram(Oregamnum majorana) has a spicey, warm fragrance, that is relaxing and comforting. It is helpful to calm emotional tension, sorrow, and anxiety. In aromas, it blends with lavender, rosewood, and bergamot. Use a blend to reduce migraines, neck tension, and muscle cramps. Marjoram stimulates menses, so avoid during pregancy, except as a cooking herb. Marjoram can lower hypertension, balance the central nervous system, and dilate vessels.
Â Marjoram is the herb of marital bliss. Maidens wore a sprig announcing their desire to marry and hope for marital bliss.