If you're looking to take your culinary efforts to the next level, don't make the journey without our Tuscan Blue Rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis 'Tuscan Blue'). Foodies and chefs alike know that Rosemary elevates nearly any dish with which it comes into contact.
The aromatic bright green needle-like leaves on the woody stems of this evergreen features vivid sky-blue flowers that pollinators adore! These flowers add lovely scent and flavor to recipes, crafts, and décor. Perfect for warm growing zones outdoor decoration in pots or in the garden bed year-round, or can be brought in for the winter if you are in a cooler growing zone and used as summer patio and planter additions.
Add it to brown sugar and create a glaze for Pears, Peaches, and Apples. This versatile herb isn't just for cooking though. Savvy bartenders know that it adds a special zing to after-dinner cocktails. Rosemary has so many uses beyond cooking. Use its sprigs in homemade olive oil blends, and make use of the stems for flavor-filled BBQ skewers. Dry the leaves for the winter. This is one herb that you really shouldn't live without.
Rosemary is one of the most versatile herbs in a cook's repertoire. Growing your own in your kitchen or on the patio ensures that the Rosemary you use in your dishes is fresh, robust and flavorful. An essential rub for meats, including steak, wild game, fish, chicken and beef, Rosemary has been making taste buds tingle for centuries or longer. It's a great addition to an array of veggie dishes, adding just a touch of savory goodness to make your dish really pop on your plate.
Store-bought Rosemary cannot surpass the amazingly fresh flavor of homegrown. Part of the problem is that any Rosemary purchased at the store may lose its kick when stored in the fridge between uses. With your own Tuscan Blue Rosemary growing in a container at home, by the front or back door, or around your barbecue pit - you just pluck what you need, when you need it! Nothing's fresher than that! Use in kitchen and herb gardens, or as an ornamental addition to the vegetable bed. Ideal edible gardening landscaping shrubs, both front and back yard gardening never looked, smelled or tasted so good!
Rosemary grows best in xeric well-drained soil and in a site that receives full sun conditions. Keep in mind that Rosemary doesn't like cold weather or wet conditions, so plant accordingly or keep your container in full sun indoors. Growing in hardiness zones 8-11, this variety is super hardy, and it's easy to care for. Prune after flowering to shape the plant and don't forget to use the trimmings to dry as seasoning or for craft use! These are low-maintenance and deer-resistant plants for even the newest gardeners.
Chefs the world over prefer Tuscan Blue Rosemary plants to all other varieties, hands down. And you don't need a green thumb to keep your shrub growing and producing. Plan on a beautiful show of sky-blue flowers in the spring and summer, adding to the mysterious beauty of this common kitchen herb. Order yours today from NatureHills.com. We know your mouth is watering to try fresh Tuscan Blue Rosemary for yourself!
How big does Tuscan Blue Rosemary get?
When left unpruned, a mature Tuscan Blue Rosemary bush can reach a mature height of 5-6 feet, in optimal conditions, especially in warm USDA growing zones 8-11.
Does Tuscan Blue Rosemary spread?
Tuscan Blue Rosemary does not spread and remains a tidy evergreen shrub 2-3 feet wide.
What is Tuscan Blue Rosemary good for?
Tuscan Blue Rosemary is an aromatic flowering shrub that's also a flavorful herb and lovely landscaping ornamental.
What is Tuscan Blue Rosemary?
Tuscan Blue Rosemary is an evergreen shrub in warm climates that is also an edible herb and a flowering ornamental bush.
What shipping options do you offer?
NatureHills.com works closely with our growers and nursery professionals to ensure we ship when it is most appropriate for your area. Our goal is to deliver the hardiest plants by avoiding extreme high and low temperatures. Check out our shipping schedule for more information and to learn our wills and won'ts when it comes to shipping plants. Find your Tuscan Blue Rosemary for Sale for sale here at NatureHills.com!
Nature Hills sells a large variety of plants with several options available. Plants are offered in both potted containers and as dormant bare root without soil. Here is a helpful resource to understand your options as you create a beautiful landscape with help from Nature Hills.
Ever wonder what a larger plant will mean for your landscape? Container Sizes are really all about the age of the plant!
Seasonally, Nature Hills offers hand selected, high quality bare root trees, shrubs and perennials. Bare root plants are sold by height from the top of the root system to the top of the plant. Plants may be taller than the height minimums.
Keep in mind, specific varieties and different growing conditions can affect the rate at which plants grow. Variations in size may occur.
|Young Plants to 18 Months|
|2"x2"x3"||Ranges from||.18 to .21 dry quarts / .198 to .23 dry liters in volume|
|4.5" Container||Equal to||.65 dry quart / .72 dry liter in volume|
|Sprinter Pot||Equal to||.63 dry quart / .69 dry liter in volume|
|4" Container||Ranges from||.31 to .87 / .35 to .96 dry liter in volume|
|6" Container||Equal to||1.4 dry quarts / 1.59 dry liters in volume|
|1 Quart||Equal to||1 dry quart / 1.1 dry liter in volume|
|5.5" Container||Equal to||1.89 of a dry quart / 2.08 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x5"||Ranges from||.8 to 1.1 dry quarts / .88 to 1.2 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x6"||Ranges from||1.0 to 1.3 dry quarts / 1.1 to 1.41 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x9"||Ranges from||1.1 to 2.1 dry quarts / 1.2 to 2.3 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x10"||Ranges from||1.7 to 2.3 dry quart / 1.87 to 2.53 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 18 Months - 2.5 Years Old|
|2 Quart||Equal to||2 dry quarts / 2.2 dry liters in volume|
|#1 Container||Ranges from||2.26 to 3.73 dry quarts / 2.49 to 4.11 dry liters in volume|
|5"x5"x12"||Equal to||3.5 to 4.3 dry quarts / 3.85 to 4.74 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 2 - 4 Years Old|
|#2 Container||Ranges from||1.19 to 1.76 dry gallons / 5.24 to 7.75 dry liters in volume|
|#3 Container||Ranges from||2.32 to 2.76 dry gallons / 10.22 to 12.16 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 3 - 5 Years Old|
|#5 Container||Ranges from||2.92 to 4.62 dry gallons / 12.86 to 20.35 dry liters in volume|
|#6 Container||Ranges from||5.25 to 6.01 dry gallons / 23.12 to 26.42 dry liters in volume|
|#7 Container||Ranges from||5.98 to 6.08 dry gallons / 26.34 to 26.78 dry liters in volume|
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This proprietary eCommerce software prevents the shipment of a restricted plant to each state. The Plant Sentry system includes a shipment certification program. The Plant Sentry Compliance Officer works closely with NatureHills.com and each nursery or fulfillment center to ensure only compliant plants are sold to customers.
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To obtain a more accurate shipment time-frame, simply enter your zip code in the “Find Your Growing Zone” box to the right. Our plants are grown all over the country and lead time on items may be different because of this. Once your order is placed, you will also receive the specific shipment time-frame information as part of your order confirmation. Once an item ships, you will receive shipment notification and tracking numbers, so you can follow along while your plant travels to your doorstep. We use FedEx, UPS, or USPS at our discretion.
Due to winter weather we have put a hold on shipping to the areas shown below in grey. You can still order now and we will ship the plant to you during an appropriate time for your zone.
At Nature Hills we handle, package and ship the products you order with the utmost care to ensure healthy delivery. Shipping and handling charges are calculated based on the tables below. Please note that some items include an additional handling surcharge, these will be noted on the item's product page.
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|Brand||Nature Hills' Choice|
|Botanical Name||Rosmarinus officinalis 'Tuscan Blue'|
|Mature Height||5 - 6 feet|
|Mature Spread||2 - 3 feet|
|Sun Exposure||Full Sun|
|Moisture||Medium, Low Once Established|