- Perennial in zones 8-10
- Grown as an annual in cool climates
- Plants can reach up to 5 feet tall
- Tolerant of droughts and low water
This variety will grow well in most regions of the United States.
Herb, Rosemary Description
This variety is native to the Mediterranean region and Asia. Rosemary features in the origin myth of the Greek goddess Aphrodite and in the Middle Ages it was associated with wedding ceremonies. It has a reputation for improving memory and became a symbol of memory.
Learn to Grow it
You can sow seeds indoors or directly into the soil in mild areas starting around mid-spring.
Space your plants or seeds 6-8 inches apart in well fertilized soil. Plant your seeds 1/4-3/4 in. deep.
This is a "cut-and-come-again" plant so you can harvest leaves as they mature. Keep the leaves well watered and cool.
Mulching the soil around this crop can help protect the plant and keep roots cool and moist. In frost-free zones, this crop can be grow throughout the fall and winter.