Rosemary

rosemary(Rosmarinus officinalis)
Type of plant: Herb
Part of plant used: Flowers, Leaves
Countries of origin: Spain, France, Yugoslavia, Japan, Mediterranean region

Rosemary is a woody, perennial herb with fragrant, evergreen, needle-like leaves and white, pink, purple, or blue flowers. It is a member of the mint family Lamiaceae, which includes many other herbs. The name “rosemary” derives from the Latin for “dew” (ros) and “sea” (marinus), or “dew of the sea”.

Posted on 13th May, 2016 by Shiv Howell

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