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Rosmarinus officinalis, commonly known as rosemary, is a
woody, perennial herb with fragrant, evergreen, needle-like leaves and
white, pink, purple, or blue flowers, native to the Mediterranean
region. Rosemary belongs to the Lamiaceae, commonly known as the mint family.
Rosemary grows to a height and spread of 3 feet. Pale blue flowers
bloom in spring to early summer. The needle-shaped evergreen leaves are
Rosemary is a wonderful tonic, particularly to the heart, brain and nervous system.