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Rosemary

Classification: Foliage house plant

House Plant Group: Spiny-stemmed plant (aromatic)

Character: Narrow bright green leaves (top part) with rolled-in margins and densely hairy (bottom part) and small, pale purple or bluish flowers

Safe for pets? Yes

Varieties:

  • Rosmarinus officinalis
  • Rosmarinus officinalis ‘Arp’
  • Rosmarinus officinalis ‘Aureus’
  • Rosmarinus officinalis ‘Barbecue’
  • Rosmarinus officinalis ‘Gorizia’
  • Rosmarinus officinalis ‘Majorca pink’
  • Rosmarinus officinalis ‘Prostratus’
  • Rosmarinus officinalis ‘Roman beauty’
  • Rosmarinus officinalis ‘Tuscan blue’

Plant Care:

Plant issues:

  • Small, whitish, slightly raised spots that turn reddish orange or brown on the underside of the leaves: Overwaterring
  • Tip of the leave staring to yellow starting and eventually, leaves will curl and die: Over-fertilizing

Pests: