By Nancy R Anderson; Gustaaf Adolf Van der Hoeven; Kansas State University. Cooperative Extension Service
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2 Mix a little horticultural sand in with the potting mix to make it more free draining. Water the plant, then slip it out of its original container, placing your fingers between the stems to avoid damaging them. Set the plant on the potting mix, and check that the rootball is sitting just below the rim of the new pot. Transplant your rosemary into a pot a couple of sizes larger than its original one. Growing herbs & flowers in pots 39 Aftercare 3 Gently fill in around the herb with more potting mix; do not bury the stems or they may rot.