Basil- Red Italian
- Deep purply red leaves
- High in antioxidants
Annual growing to 45cm. Produces an abundance of dark purply red leaves on a dense bushy plant. Strong aromatic spicy basil flavour. Produces spikes of pinky purple flowers. Can be grown in containers. Great variety for adding colour to salads or for using as garnish. Can be used fresh or dried. Slow bolting variety. Harvest leaves as required.
How to sow and grow:
|When:||Spring and summer|
|Germination:||5-10 days @ 18-35°C|
|Hardiness / Life Cycle:||Frost tender Annual|
|Position:||Part or full sun, moist well drained soil|
|Days to Maturity/Flowering:||45 days to maturity|
(Product number: D7-01)
Seeds per gram: 675 seeds
|Botanical name:||Ocimum basilicum|
|Packet type:||Standard seed packet|
|Packet quantity:||100 seeds|
|Seeds per gram:||675|
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