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Rosemary 'Jackman's Prostrate'

Salvia rosmarinus (Prostratus Group) 'Jackman's Prostrate'

Full Sun
Easy care
Light watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

50cm

Max

1.5m

20cm

Min

75cm

10 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has a strong fragrance

Rosemary 'Jackman's Prostrate' Overview

This compact evergreen sub shrub produces prostrate stems bearing fine grey green leaves that are also aromatic. It looks stunning when grown over a wall or container and allowed to drap down. It's sky blue flowers appear in late summer and last into autumn.

Common problems with Rosemary 'Jackman's Prostrate'

How to harvest Rosemary 'Jackman's Prostrate'

Take stems as required for flavouring food.

How to propagate Rosemary 'Jackman's Prostrate'

Cuttings

Take semi hardwood cuttings in late summer.

Special features of Rosemary 'Jackman's Prostrate'

Attractive flowers

Attractive leaves

Attracts useful insects

Ground cover

Pot plant

Other uses of Rosemary 'Jackman's Prostrate'

This versatile perennial suits being included in Coastal, Cottage, Mediterranean and drought tolerant gardens in containers, wall side borders or flower beds.