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Cherries are a member of the rose family, along with peaches, plums, apricots, and almonds.

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Rosemary is an herb native to the Mediterranean with small needle-like leaves. It is actually an evergreen shrub that can grow up to 7 feet / 2 metres high. Each spiky, needle-like leaf on it is about an inch (2.5 cm) long. The leaves have a very robust, savoury taste, and can be used dried or fresh, chopped, whole or ground.

If you live in a temperate climate where winter isn't severe, you can grow Rosemary near your kitchen door and cut it year round. But if you don't, don't be put off by those toffs who sniff at using anything but the fresh: Rosemary is one of those herbs that dries extremely well. If they want fresh in February, give them a shovel so they can dig it out from under two feet of snow.

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