Basil Seeds – Sweet Genovese - Ocimum basilicum
Basil – Sweet Genovese - Ocimum basilicum
Type: Tender Annual
Approximate height: 45 - 60 cm
Site and soil type: Moist, well-drained soil in sun
When to sow: Indoors March to June for planting outside, indoors all year round for growing indoors.
Bright aromatic green leaves with white flowers.
Use to flavour pesto, pizzas, ratatouille and pasta sauces.
Can be grown indoors all year round.
Tips: Water Basil plants in the morning, water the compost rather than watering the leaves. Basil will do better in a large pot in a greenhouse or conservatory rather than outside in the garden
All our seed packets include sowing instructions.
Contents: Approximately 1000 seeds / 1.43 g
All Jemima’s Garden seeds are plastic free. They’re contained in an inner glassine envelope, (made from pine wood cellulose), and an outer FSC certified Kraft paper seed packet. Any packaging used when shipping is also plastic free and recyclable.
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(Excludes seeds in tins).