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Rosmarinus officinalis 'Irene' | Irene Rosemary

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Synonym Names:

Family: Lamiaceae

Location:

This low mounding rosemary is an evergreen shrub will grow 2-3 ft. tall and 6-8' wide. It has small, dark green leaves with rich, lavender blue flowers that bloom all year.

Anatomy

Plant Type

Shrub, Perennial, Herb

Height Range

1-3'

Width Range

6-12'

Flower Color

Blue

Flower Season

Spring, Summer, Fall, Intermittent

Leaf Color

Dark Green

Bark Color

n/a

Fruit Color

n/a

Fruit Season

n/a

Culture

Sun

Full

Water

Low

Growth Rate

Moderate

Soil Type

Sandy, Clay, Loam, Rocky, Unparticular

Soil Condition

Average, Poor

Soil pH

Neutral

Adverse Factors

Attracts Bees

USDA Zones

8, 9, 10

Sunset Zones

4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24

Susceptibilities

n/a

Tolerances

Salt Ocean Spray, Windy Conditions, Smog, Deer

Design

Design Styles

Mediterranean, Ranch, Spanish

Accenting Features

Fragrance, Showy Flowers

Seasonal Interest

Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall

Location Uses

Foundation, Patio, Walls / Fences, With Rocks

Special Uses

Container, Erosion Control, Hedge, Fire Resistant

Attracts Wildlife

n/a

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Photography by: Sunny Border

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