Ocimum basilicumRated 5/5 based on 1 reviews.
Standard seed packet, 140 seeds
- Annual 50cm
- Culinary herb
- Sweet and mild in flavour
Aromatic annual growing to 50cm. Large medium-green shiny leaves that are sweeter and milder in flavour than other common varieties. Slow bolting. Can be grown in containers. Can be used fresh or dried.
How to sow and grow:
|When:||Spring and summer|
|Position:||Full sun, moist well drained soil|
|Care:||Pick regularly to encourage more growth. Keep well watered. Remove flower buds as soon as they appear for continued leaf growth. Protect from aphids, slugs and snails.|
(Product number: C1-05)
Seeds per gram: 620 seeds
|Botanical name:||Ocimum basilicum|
|Packet type:||Standard seed packet|
|Packet quantity:||140 seeds|
|Seeds per gram:||620|
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Photo by Luke C
easy to grow in garden or pot, Great.By: customer review from 5/02/2014 on 22 March 2016It grows in full sun or part shade. doesn't need a lot of depth in a pot and makes a nice green inbetween the flowers.