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....
  • Dwarf shrub
    Typically only grows to a maximum of one or two feet in height but there will be some exceptions.
  • Ground cover
    These plants are typically low growing and spread quickly to inhibit weed growth on areas of bare soil
  • Herb
  • Medium shrub
    Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height
  • 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.
    Place of origin
    Rocky and scrubby areas of the Mediterranean
  • Scented Plants
    Scented foliage
  • 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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Available late spring to early summer 2024 - Spring according to the Met Office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore late spring is mid-April onwards. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.
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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Available late spring to early summer 2024 - Spring according to the Met Office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore late spring is mid-April onwards. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.
ROSMARINUS officinalis 'Tuscan Blue'

ROSMARINUS officinalis 'Tuscan Blue'

Rosemary

brilliant blue flowers

 
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ROSMARINUS officinalis 'Whitewater Silver'

ROSMARINUS officinalis 'Whitewater Silver'

Rosemary

prostrate form with blue flowers. Leaves silvery on reverse

 
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Available late spring to early summer 2024 - Spring according to the Met Office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore late spring is mid-April onwards. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.

Useful extras...

Fertilisers & Feeds - Vitax
Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser
A useful fertiliser suitable for use on a wide variety of plants. Q4 provides all the nutrients and trace elements essential for vigorous growth, abundant flowering and ripening of fruit.
3 options from £6.00

Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
Afterplant - Grow Your Own
AFTER PLANT GROW YOUR OWN seaweed is ready to use liquid concentrate that was specially formulated be used on all edible plants.
Only £8.00

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Afterplant - Tomatoes
AFTER PLANT TOMATO FEED Liquid Concentrate with Bio stimulant is a high potash liquid concentrate containing seaweed extract, plant derived amino acids and other nutrients specifically formulated to benefit tomatoes and greenhouse plants.
Only £8.00

Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
Rootgrow mycorrhizal fungi
Recommended by the RHS. Contains Rootgrow™ mycorrhizal fungi. Suitable for all trees and shrubs (except rhododendrons, azaleas, heathers, cranberries and blueberries)
3 options from £3.00

Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
Rootgrow Ericoid mycorrhizal fungi
This specially adapted Rootgrow™ mycorrhizal fungi will boost the growth of acid-loving plants like rhododendrons, azaleas, heathers and blueberries. It contains ericoid and arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi, which are found in poor acidic soils where ericaceous plants naturally grow.
Only £7.50

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All-purpose Seaweed Stimulant
All-purpose organic concentrated seaweed feed that is a ready to use, derived from sustainable harvested kelp, that can be used on all outdoor and indoor plants, except acid loving plants. Perfect used in conjunction with Rootgrow™.
Only £7.50

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