Large, tender leaves favored for pesto;
excellent for a wide variety of dishes.
Best for freezing. Productive adaptable.
BOTANICAL NAME: Ocimum basilicum
Seedlings may not transplant well. You may wish to sow seeds in a pot or transplant 6" apart, when they are about 3" high. Keep well watered. A delicate annual which requires a warm, sunny location in well composted soil. The plants will die back at the first frost. Grows to a height of 1-2'. You can begin to harvest the leaves when plants are 4-6" high.
GROW BIOINTENSIVE® CULTURAL INFORMATION:
Annual/ Height 1-2'/Spacing 6"
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION :Bee Friendly