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rosemary in zone9?

Posted by woodsgranny Z9 S LA. (woodsgranny3@aol.com) on
Sun, Jul 13, 08 at 18:03

why can't i grow rosemary in south louisiana?i've tried potted and in ground.what's the watering on it?i think maybe i over water.thanks,for allowing my seeming silly question on your forum.patricia


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RE: rosemary in zone9?

Rosemary does not like to be overwatered. It also requires good drainage.


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RE: rosemary in zone9?

It's probably humidity too. We can grow them for a while here, usually in a raised bed for drainage but if too much water doesn't get them the humidity will.

Suzanne


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RE: rosemary in zone9?

  • Posted by chills Zone 6b Mi (My Page) on
    Tue, Jul 15, 08 at 23:09

I knew of a rosemary plant in Central Florida about 25 feet from a small lake. It was at least 6 feet tall. We used to cut branches to use as skewers over the barbeque.

~Chills


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RE: rosemary in zone9?

thanks everyone,i'll probably be doomed again,rats.and i love the bush
patricia


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