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The Origin of Rosmarinus officinalis ‘Lockwood de Forest’

The Origin of Rosmarinus officinalis ‘Lockwood de Forest’

By Arthur L. Menzies For some years now the most commonly sold creeping rosemary in California nurseries has been Rosmarinus officinalis 'Lockwood de Forest'. This plant has been erroneously labeled in most nurseries as Rosmarinus lockwoodi, R. Foresti, or R. foresteri. In a recent publication, A Checklist of Woody Ornamental Plants of California by Mildred … Continue reading The Origin of Rosmarinus officinalis ‘Lockwood de Forest’