ROSMARINUS officinalis 'Prostratus'

Commonly known as Rosemary

  • Evergreen
    leathery, dark green leaves.
  • Blue
    Pale blue
  • Height
    To 30cm (12in)
  • Spread
    To 2m (6½ft)
  • Ground cover
    These plants are typically low growing and spread quickly to inhibit weed growth on areas of bare soil
  • Herb
    Low, creeping habit. Produces tubular, 2-lipped flowers 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

ROSMARINUS officinalis 'Prostratus'

 
Available again from summer 2022 - Could be any time, June through to end August. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.
£13.00 each 
MULTIBUY SAVING

Any 3+ for £11.00 each
Delivery Information Available again from summer 2022
plant size comparison icon 1.5 to 2 Litre
  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Salvia rosmarinus 'Prostratus'. The least hardy variant. Often flowers mid-spring to summer and again in autumn. Wildlife plant - bees.
    Pests & Diseases
    Honey fungus
    Place of origin
    Mediterranean
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Coastal / windswept
    Sub-tropical / mediterranean
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
    In well-drained soil
  • 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 foliage
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
    Spring
    Summer
    Winter
  • Soil Conditions
    Neutral to alkaline soil
    Well drained, dry, poor to moderately fertile soil
  • Toxic - Category C
    May cause skin allergy
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
    Rabbit Resistant
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