Common names: Rosemary. Scientific names: Rosmarinus officinalis. Family: Lamiaceae. Genus: Rosmarinus. Species: officinalis.
Rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis) is an aromatic evergreen woody shrub. Native to the Mediterranean region. The flowers are semi-tubular with an upper lip and a lower lip; the upper lip has two lobes and the lower lip has three lobes. flowers are white, pink, purple or blue. Bloom in winter and spring. The leaves are evergreen, needle-like, 2–4 cm (0.8–1.6 in) long and 2–5 mm broad, green above, and white below, with dense short woolly hair. Rosemary plant is used as a decorative plant in gardens.