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Oregano is an herb that grows as a small shrub reaching up to 2 feet (60 cm) tall. It propagates through its roots. The bush will produce small white flowers in the fall.

Quite hardy, it can survive below freezing temperatures for a short time, but in northern gardens it won't survive the prolonged winter. You will need to replant some each spring.

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Canadian Bacon
Canadian Bacon is an American term for a lean cut of cured back bacon.

The term is not actually used in Canada. Canadians don't call anything Canadian Bacon. They have four styles of bacon, according to the Government of Canada in its Standard Classification of Goods (SCG) 2000: Back Bacon, Smoked Back Bacon, Peameal Bacon and Side Bacon (the classification points out that Side Bacon is American style.)
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