Vegetables and herbs

Rosemary: maintenance tips

Aromatic shrub-like plant with wooden stems and slender, dark-green leaves.

Maintenance tips: RosemaryMaintenance tips: Rosemary

Common name: Rosemary


Plant in sun or partial shade.


Requires little watering if planted outdoors. If planted in a pot, dries out quickly.


Plant in very well-drained soil. Does not like roots in damp soil at all times.


Add compost to soil each spring.


Can be harvested year-round, just cut the leaves as needed.

Availability may vary by store.

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