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Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ Program

Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ in a Minute
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Episode #392 | Original Air Date: August 31, 2021

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Rosemary is a pungent herb that’s great for cooking and very easy to grow.

This evergreen plant emits a spicy aroma from its small, needle-like leaves. You can use rosemary dried or fresh in many various recipes.

If you don’t like the flavor, remember that rosemary is also an attractive, drought-tolerant plant with small, lavender flowers. Both shrub forms and groundcover forms are available.

It’s best to start your rosemary from softwood cuttings or purchase plants from a garden center, as it can be difficult to start from seed.

Your plant will need sandy, well-drained soil and at least six hours of sun. Rosemary is originally from the Mediterranean and prefers dry conditions.


Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ in a Minute is a production of the University of Florida’s Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ Program, IFAS Extension, and WUFT-FM in cooperation with the Florida Department of Environmental Protection.