ROSMARINUS officinalis

Commonly known as Rosemary


ROSMARINUS officinalis

 
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  • Evergreen
    leathery, dark-green leaves to 5cm (2in) long, white-felted beneath.
  • Blue
  • Height
    1.5m (5ft)
  • Spread
    1.5m (5ft)
  • Herb
  • Medium shrub Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height
    Produces whorls of tubular, 2-lipped flowers 1cm (½in) long from the upper leaf axils.
  • Hardy - average winter Hardy through most of the UK apart from inland valleys, at altitude and central/northerly locations. May suffer foliage damage and stem dieback in harsh winters in cold gardens. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -10°C (14°F)
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features
    Good to know - Salvia rosmarinus. Often flowers mid-spring to summer and again in autumn. Wildlife plant - bees.
  • Pests & Diseases
    honey fungus
  • Place of origin
    Mediterranean
  • Hardiness
    Frost hardy (down to -5)
  • Leaf margin
    Entire see photos above
  • Leaf shape
    Linear see photos above
  • Pruning group
    Pruning group 6
    Suitable for: Evergreen shrubs or climbers that need little to no pruning.
    Action: Trim back shoots that spoil symmetry and to fit available space.
    When: Annually after flowering if on previous year's growth, or in later Winter or Spring if flowering on current year's growth, or as requires.

    RHS group 9 & 11
  • Scented Plants
    Scented flowers
  • Scented foliage
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Winter
  • Soil Conditions
    Well drained, dry, poor to moderately fertile soil
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
  • Rabbit Resistant
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1.5m (5ft)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Watering Can
  1.5m (5ft)
 

Buy Varieties of ROSMARINUS officinalis

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 2022 - 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.
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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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Estimated availability autumn 2021 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.
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 2022 - 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.
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ROSMARINUS officinalis 'Severn Sea'

ROSMARINUS officinalis 'Severn Sea'

Rosemary

Arching branches and brilliant blue flowers

 
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Available late spring to early summer 2022 - 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 2022 - 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.

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