Remembering Rosemary

Rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis), is a woody, perennial herb with fragrant, evergreen, needle-like leaves. It is a member of the mint family, Lamiaceae, which includes basil, beebalm, giant hyssop, ground ivy, lavender, marjoram, oregano,  perilla, peppermint, sage, savory, skullcap, spearmint, thyme, and wild bergamot. The family also (surprisingly) includes chia, and (even more surprisingly) coleus and teak. The name “rosemary” derives from the […]