Sweet Basil - Large Leaved
An Italian Herb for seasoning soups, stews and sauces. Basil is used either fresh or dried. Can be easily grown in pots or containers either indoors or outside.
Lower leaves are picked allowing never leaves to grow. Makes an attractive addition to the flower bed.
Planting time - Early spring or indoors 4-6 weeks earlier.
Height - 12 to 16 inches
Matures in - 40 days
Germinates in - 7 to 14 days
Sowing Depth - 1/8 inch
Row spacing - 2 feet
Seed spacing - 1/2 inch
Thinning - when plants are 3-5 inches tall thin to 12 inches apart.
Net weight 300 MG (Estimated 360 seeds)