Rosmarinus or Rosemary
Are heavenly fragrant perennials. they have thin bright green foliage contrasting white on the reverse giving the whole plant a silvery grey hue. Masses of lavender blue flowers from spring through till late summer.
They are one of the nicest and most ornamental of all the herbs.
They are used in cooking and potpourri as well as essential oils. Tried and tested right here - take sprigs of the rosemary plant and pop it in a mug of boiling water and it will cure headaches. It's name is said to come from a blue cloak of the virgin Mary laid over white rosemary that turned the white flowers blue. Rose of Mary
Where to Site Your Rosemary
Beautiful, shrubs that consist of both sorts upright and horizontal. Making them ideal for pots, ground cover, and mixing as part of a shrub flower border
How to Grow and Look after your Rosemary
They like most soils types but do best in free draining poor soil in a very warm position.