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ROSMARINUS officinalis 'Whitewater Silver'

Commonly known as Rosemary

Prostrate form with blue flowers. Leaves silvery on reverse
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Available again from summer 2021 - Could be any time, June through to end August. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.
£12.00 each
MULTIBUY SAVING

Any 3+ for £10.00 each

Delivery Information Available again from summer 2021
plant size comparison icon 2 to 3 Litre

 

  • Evergreen - linear, leathery leaves with white-woolly undersides
  • Blue - violet blue
  • Height - 60cm (24in)
  • Spread - 90cm (36in)
  • Ground cover - These plants are typically low growing and spread quickly to inhibit weed growth on areas of bare soil - in groups. Dense, bushy, mounding habit
  • Herb
  • Medium shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height
  • 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 'Whitewater Silver'. Wildlife plant - insects
  • Pests & Diseases - honey fungus
  • Place of origin - Mediterranean. Garden origin. UK. 2012. Robin Wallis, Whitewater Nurseries. Hants.
  • Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Garden Location/Conditions - Patio / pot plants -
  • Sub-tropical / mediterranean
  • Suitable for small gardens - Suitable for small gardens
  • 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 foliage -
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
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  • Winter
  • Soil Conditions - Neutral to alkaline soil -
  • Well drained, dry, poor to moderately fertile soil
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly -
  • Rabbit Resistant
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60cm (24in)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Watering Can
  90cm (36in)
 

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