Basil Ocimum basilicum
How to sow basil: Plant seeds under 1cm of soil in starting pots. Keep the plants indoors or transplant them outdoors in late spring.
Sun requirement for basil: Plant in Full Sun
Basil has been planted 140 times by Growstuff members.
Fragrant and delicious herb with tender green leaves. Great in just about anything - salad, sauces, meat marinades, and even popcorn.
Median lifespan20 weeks
First harvest expected7 weeks after planting
Last harvest expected8 weeks after planting
Ocimum basilicum piccolo
Ocimum × citriodorum
Ocimum basilicum var. thyrsiflora
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