Rose­mary

Central and North Burnett Times - - RURAL UPDATE -

Growth

Rose­mary grows from spring (Septem­ber) to the start of win­ter (July) A mod­er­ate cli­mate is pre­ferred Dis­ease may strike if there is too much rain or poor drainage Wasps keep the He­lio­sis bug un­der con­trol Keep sprays to min­i­mum to ben­e­fit lo­cal eco-sys­tem

Pro­duc­tion

Rose­mary is prop­a­gated from the wood Each bush can be har­vested for up to eight years Rose­mary is picked all year round One bush may be har­vested three times in one sea­son Six weeks’ growth may be har­vested at a time

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from Australia

© PressReader. All rights reserved.