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ROSMARINUS officinalis 'Green Ginger'

Commonly known as Rosemary

Ginger-scented leaves and light blue flowers
Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
    leathery, dark green leaves
  • Blue
  • Height
    90cm (36in)
  • Spread
    90cm (36in)
  • 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 'Green Ginger'

 
Available Early Spring 2022 - Spring according to the Met office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore early spring is early March to mid-April. 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 Early Spring 2022
plant size comparison icon 2 to 3 Litre

 

  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Salvia rosmarinus 'Green Ginger'. Wildlife plant - insects
    Pests & Diseases
    Honey fungus
    Place of origin
    Garden origin.
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Sub-tropical / mediterranean
    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
    Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Neutral to alkaline soil
    Well drained, dry, poor to moderately fertile soil
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
    Rabbit Resistant
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90cm (36in)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Watering Can
  90cm (36in)
 

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