ROSMARINUS

Commonly known as Rosemary

Common Rosemary, Rosmarinus officinalis, has been absorbed into the genus Salvia. Its new identification is Salvia rosmarinus.

From the latin, "dew of the sea" and with a tendency to flower outside its usual season. Well-known cottage garden plant and also used for culinary purposes, herbalism and perfumery. Pest and drought resistant.

Genus of 2 species of evergreen shrubs found in rocky sites, woodland and scrub in the Mediterranean region.

Further Reading....
  • Herb
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Trim hedges after flowering
    Medicinal properties
    Part of the mint family which has long been used for medicinal purposes especially in strengthening memory. A symbol of loyalty and friendship. Culinary use from Roman times.
    Pests & Diseases
    Honey fungus can be a problem
    Place of origin
    Rocky and scrubby areas of the Mediterranean
  • Scented Plants
    Scented foliage
  • Soil Conditions
    Alkaline / Chalk loving
    Neutral to alkaline soil
    Well drained, dry, poor to moderately fertile soil
  • Toxic - Category C
    May cause skin allergy
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
    Rabbit Resistant

Buy Varieties of ROSMARINUS

ROSMARINUS officinalis

ROSMARINUS officinalis

Rosemary

common rosemary, flowers blue

 
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ROSMARINUS officinalis f.albiflorus

ROSMARINUS officinalis f.albiflorus

Rosemary

white-flowered form. Upright to rounded habit

 
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ROSMARINUS officinalis 'Green Ginger'

ROSMARINUS officinalis 'Green Ginger'

Rosemary

ginger-scented leaves and light blue flowers

 
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ROSMARINUS officinalis 'Majorca Pink'

ROSMARINUS officinalis 'Majorca Pink'

Rosemary

attractive pink flowering form

 
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ROSMARINUS officinalis 'Miss Jessopp's Upright'

ROSMARINUS officinalis 'Miss Jessopp's Upright'

Rosemary

strong growing form with an erect-habit

 
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ROSMARINUS officinalis 'Pointe du Raz'

ROSMARINUS officinalis 'Pointe du Raz'

Rosemary

vigorous prostrate variety with mid-blue flowers

 
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ROSMARINUS officinalis 'Prostratus'

ROSMARINUS officinalis 'Prostratus'

Rosemary

pale blue, semi-prostrate

 
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ROSMARINUS officinalis 'Roman Beauty'

ROSMARINUS officinalis 'Roman Beauty'

Rosemary

dark blue tight arching form

 
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ROSMARINUS officinalis 'Severn Sea'

ROSMARINUS officinalis 'Severn Sea'

Rosemary

arching branches and brilliant blue flowers

 
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ROSMARINUS officinalis 'Tuscan Blue'

ROSMARINUS officinalis 'Tuscan Blue'

Rosemary

brilliant blue flowers

 
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