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Rosemary   Rosmarinus officinalis
Butterfly Nectar Plant

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A Gulf Fritillary (Agraulis vanillae) enjoys nectar from lavender Rosemary herb (Rosemarinus officinalis) flowers.

A Gulf Fritillary Agraulis vanillae butterfly enjoys nectar from lavender Rosemary flowers.

Botanical Name: Rosmarinus officinalis

Common Names: Rosemary

Flower - Bloom color: Lavender

Plant type: Herb

Zone: 7 - 10

Light: Sun - light shade

Size: 48 inches

Water: Average - drought tolerant

Soil: Average, not wet soil

Propagation: Cuttings

Notes: Rosemary is a delightful herb to use in many recipes.