Rosmarinus officinalis Hill's Hardy
Rosemary Hill Hardy
Details36-40" tall x 36-40" tall. Rosemarinus Hill's Hardy (Hill’s Hardy Rosemary) is a cold hardy form of Rosemary. 'Hill's Hardy' is an irregular, upright growing variety that blooms in early to mid-spring with large, light blue flowers. The evergreen foliage is intensely aromatic and this selection is especially cold hardy for climates that dip below zero degrees in winter. The bees love the nectar-rich early spring flowers.
|Common Name||Rosemary Hill Hardy|
|Botanical Name||Rosmarinus officinalis Hill Hardy|
|Zones||6, 7, 8, 9, 10|
|Light Requirements||Full Sun|
|Mature Height||36-40" tall|
|Mature Spread||36-48" wide|
|Bloom Time||Early to mid spring|
|Ships As||Potted Plant|
|Planting Time||Spring / Summer, Fall|
|Soil Type||Clay Soil, Sandy Soil, Average Soil, Compost Enriched Garden Loam Soil, Low Fertility Soil, Well-Drained Soil|
|Soil Moisture||Drought Resistant / Waterwise|
|Amount of Rain||10 to 20", 20 to 30"|
|Advantages||Deer Resistant, Bee Friendly, Rabbit Resistant|
|Ideal Region||Anywhere In The US, Coastal California, Southwest, West, Pacific Northwest|
|Neonicotinoid-Free||Yes - Learn More|
|Ships to Hawaii, Alaska & Canada||No|
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USDA Hardiness Planting Zones
To determine if a plant is sufficiently cold hardy, the USDA created numbered zones indicating winter low temperatures; the lower the zone number the colder the winter.
- If the coldest winter temperature expected in your area is -15°F (zone 5) then any plants rated zones 3-5 will survive the winter temperatures in your area.
- If you live in very warm winter areas (zones 9-11) plants with zones 3-4 ratings are not recommended. The lack of freezing winter temperatures do not provide a time for winter dormancy (rest).
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