The Plant Company

Bringing your garden to life


01403 740100

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The Plant Company
Coolham Road
West Chiltington
West Sussex
RH20 2LH

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Opening times:
Tuesday-Friday, 9:00-17:30.
Closed public holidays.


The Plants

Rosmarinus officinalis 'Prostratus'


Photo of Rosmarinus officinalis 'Prostratus'


A low-growing, spreading form of common rosemary with spikes of purple-blue flowers from mid-spring to early summer, among narrow, aromatic, dark green leaves. It's useful as an edging plant for a sunny herb garden or mixed border. Invaluable for roast lamb and other culinary uses.


  • Shrubs

Foliage: Evergreen

Hardiness: Hardy

Vigour: Medium growing


  • Beds and borders
  • Cottage style garden
  • Slopes/banks
  • Containers
  • Gravel garden
  • Mediterranean style garden
  • Hedging
  • Herbal

Special features

  • Attractive to wildlife
  • Low maintenance
  • Drought tolerant
  • Evergreen
  • Ground cover
  • Winter interest
  • Attractive to bees
  • Scented foliage

Care instructions

Grow in well-drained soil in full sun. Little or no pruning required.


Size: Medium

Pot size: 1.5 litre

Eventual height: 210cm

Eventual spread: 15cm

Special conditions

  • Coastal