Rosmarinus officinalis ‘Foxtail' is a hardy culinary rosemary with a semi-prostrate habit.
Rosmarinus officinalis ‘Foxtail’ is a form of the aromatic culinary rosemary with semi-prostrate branches with small violet blue flowers that bloom repeatedly amongst its dense green foliage. Can reach heights of 24-36 inches by 18 inches or more wide. Plant longevity and foliage flavour will increase in hot dry spots with poor soil.
Common Name: Rosemary
Family: Lamiaceae (The Mint Family)
Zone Hardiness: 6-10
Light: Full Sun, Part Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: Blue
Secondary Bloom Colour: Purple
Bloom Time: Spring - Fall
Soil Moisture: Dry, Drought Tolerant
Benefits: Butterflies, Hummingbirds, Bees
Deer Resistant: Yes
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: Dry scrub land in the Mediterranean region.
Geogrpahical Origin: Europe and Africa - Europe and Western Russia
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