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Rosemary revival

Recently, Rosemary’s been a haven for our bees with nothing much else in flower. The forms I grow, battered by the winds coming down off the moor are gradually being replaced by cuttings in more appropriate sheltered sites.

I grow:

Rosemary ‘Benenden Blue’ AGM Upright branches with dark blue flowers. Height 90cm.
Rosemarinus officinalis Upright habit with small pale blue flowers. Height to 1m.
Rosemary ‘Sissinghurst Blue’ AGM Arching habit. Height 80cm. Small dark blue flowers. Height to 80cm.
Rosemary ‘Capri’ Small pale blue flowers. Height 15cm. Very prostrate habit. Good for containers.
Golden Variegated Rosemary Upright habit. Small pale blue flowers. Height 80cm. Short dark green variegated with gold splashes.
Rosemary ‘Barbeque’ Blue flowers. Height 70cm.
Rosemary ‘Blue Lagoon’ Trailing habit and  dark blue flowers. Height 45cm.
Rosemary ‘Boule’ Prostrate habit, good in pots. Small mid blue flowers. Height 30cm. Leaves with a white underside.
Rosemary ‘Corsican Blue’ Upright branches with dark blue flowers. Height 90cm.
Rosemary ‘Fota Blue’ Trailing habit with dark blue flowers. Height 45cm.
Rosemary Foxtail Attractive small mid blue flowers. Height 30cm.
Rosemary ‘Green Ginger’ Small pale blue flowers. Height 60cm. Ginger scented leaves. Good compact upright habit. Great culinary flavour.
Rosemary ‘Haifa’ Low growing, suitable for hanging baskets. Height 10cm.
Rosemary ‘Iden Blue’ Dark blue flowers. Vaiously both prostrate and trailing habit. Height 45cm.
Rosemary ‘Majorcan Pink’ Pink speckled flowers.  Height  to 100cm.
Rosemary ‘Primley Blue’ Trailing habit with dark green foliage and dark blue flowers. Height 90cm.
Rosemary ‘Severn Sea’ Upright arching habit with mid-blue flowers. Height 90cm.
Rosemary ‘Sudbury Blue’ Upright branches and mid-blue flowers. Height 90cm.
Rosemary ‘Trusty’ Rich blue flowers. Height 90 – 120cm.
Rosemary ‘Tuscan Blue’ Upright branches with dark blue flowers.  Height 90cm.
White Rosemary Upright branches with white flowers. Height 80cm.

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Some of the more sheltered new planting

 

 

 

 

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