ROSMARINUS officinalis 'Tuscan Blue'

Commonly known as Rosemary

  • Evergreen
    Leathery, dark green leaves.
  • Blue
    Brilliant blue
  • Height
    1.2m (4ft)
  • Spread
    1m (39in)
  • Herb
  • Medium shrub
    Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height
    Produces whorls of 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 'Tuscan Blue'

 
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  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Salvia rosmarinus 'Tuscan Blue'. Wildlife plant - bees
    Pests & Diseases
    Honey fungus
    Place of origin
    Mediterranean. Garden origin
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Border
    Suitable for a mixed or herbaceous border
    Sub-tropical / mediterranean
    Suitable for small gardens
  • 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
    Summer
  • 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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1.2m (4ft)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Watering Can
  1m (39in)
 

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