Hardiest Perennial / Most Free-growing Herb


As our collective St. Augustine lawns toast to a crispy brown, there's one perennial that remains hardy, giving, and green. It's rosemary. New residents may not realize that those dried flakes in their cabinets are a poor substitute for fresh branches of their large and fragrant backyard hedge. Poor soil? No water? No problem. Cheap, dependable, delicious.

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