How to Root Rosemary from Cuttings

Do you or someone you know have rosemary growing out of control in the garden? Do you or someone you know want rosemary growing out of control in the garden?

Well, I have good news for you, my friend.  Whether you’re on the giving or receiving end, there is a solution!

 

Step 1: Cut some rosemary sprigs.

 

Step 1

 

Step 2: Snip off the leaves from one end of the sprigs, a few inches worth.

 

Step 2

 

Step 3: Place sprigs in water by a sunny window.  Refresh water as needed.

 

Step 3

 

Step 4: Wait a few weeks and voila – new roots will grow!

 

Step 4

 

Step 5: Plant in a pot or in the ground and water it in.  Watch it grow! (I put some protection up over mine to protect from those pesky squirrels).

 

Step 5

 

 

Rosemary is a great herb to use in cooking or just for smelling.  Some freshly rooted rosemary in a cute little pot with a ribbon would make a great gift too!

Enjoy your weekend! Summer is here!!!!

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