Rosemary a versatile and useful plant
Rosemary Rosmarinus officinal is a perennial and a key ingredient in the kitchen or medicinal pantry. Rosemary is used to flavor dishes, in marinades or simply in herbal tea. The herbal tea is commonly prepared by decoction, by boiling the stems, leaves and flowers in a pot of water, then often serving with honey and lemon. Always consult a qualified health professional or qualified herbalist before using this plant medicinally.
Scientific Name: Rosmarinus officinalis
Plant Life Cycle: Perennial
Optimal Germination Temperature: 16-20°C
Germination time in days: 90 days
Sunlight: Full sun
Soil requirement: well draining and rich
Sowing and cultivation: Sow outdoors when temperatures have warmed up. Chose a dry area of your garden between rocks or steps.