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Products > Rosmarinus officinalis 'Ken Taylor'
 
Rosmarinus officinalis 'Ken Taylor' - Rosemary
   

 
Habit and Cultural Information
Category: Shrub
Family: Lamiaceae (Labiatae) (Mints)
Origin: Mediterranean (Europe)
Evergreen: Yes
Flower Color: Dark Blue
Bloomtime: Spring
Fragrant Flowers: Yes
Parentage: (R. 'Collingwood Ingram' sport)
Height: 2-4 feet
Width: 4-5 feet
Exposure: Full Sun
Seaside: Yes
Summer Dry: Yes
Deer Tolerant: Yes
Irrigation (H2O Info): Low Water Needs
Winter Hardiness: 15-20 F
Rosmarinus officinalis 'Ken Taylor' (Rosemary) - A sprawling shrub with arching branches that reach 3 feet long. The plant grows 1-2 feet tall and 4-5 feet wide. Very showy full bloom of dark blue flowers occurs in the spring. Plant in full sun. As with other Rosemary it is resistant to deer and rabbit predation, tolerant to salt spray, alkaline soils and drought. Hardy to 15F. This is a very attractive rosemary for its flower display and interesting form A plant of this in bloom in our garden has always drawn comments from visitors. It is a selection made from a sport of Rosmarinus 'Collingwood Ingram' by the late Ken Taylor.  This description is based on research and observations of this plant as it grows in our nursery, in our nursery garden and in other gardens that we visit. We also incorporate comments received and appreciate getting feedback of any kind from those who have any additional information about this plant, particularly if they disagree with what we have written or if they have additional cultural tips that would aid others in growing Rosmarinus offic. 'Ken Taylor.
 
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