Rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis)
Rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis) is a species of the genus Salvia and an evergreen semishrub of the Lamiaceae family. The evergreen, bushy-branched shrub has an intensely aromatic scent and grows to a height of 0.5 to 2 metres. It grows wild in the western and central Mediterranean, especially in coastal regions. Rosemary has been cultivated since ancient times and is used in cooking, medicine and perfume production.
When smoked, rosemary provides concentration, supports memory and makes you wide awake. It is also unsurpassed as a protective plant. In earlier times, rosemary was considered to be the dwelling place of elves and fairies. As it is said that rosemary attracts these elemental beings.