Basil

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(Ocimum basilicum)

Typical cultivars: Sweet

Characteristics:  A novelty for your garden or patio planter. Large foliage. Grows to about 40cm height. Basil can be started indoors or planted in late spring after last frost and soil has warmed. Start indoor in potting soil and water well.  

Germination 5 - 10 days. Prefers warm soil temp of 18 - 24 C for germination. 

Harvest: Plant 30cm apart and thin after 2-4 weeks. Prefers full sun and well-drained soil. 

Packet contains at least 500 seeds. Approximately 600 seeds/gram.