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Sweet Basil

Hearty Aroma and Flavor
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Sweet Basil

Description
A truly intriguing mix of flavors—offers subtle hints of mint, cloves and anise. Extremely popular in salads and vegetable dishes. Annual. 85 DAYS.
Product Details
  • FormUpright
  • LightFull sun to partial shade.
  • Height24 - 30 inches.
  • Spread12 inches.
  • Spacing18 inches between mature plants.
  • Zones3 - 10 Annual
  • FoliageLarge, 2 inch, dark green leaves. Spicy fragrance and flavor.
  • Germination7 - 10 days
  • Soil RequirementsWarm, moist, loose, organic, rich soil.
  • Growth RateModerate to fast growth rate.
  • Seed CountApproximately 150 seeds per packet.
  • CommentsAnnual. One of the most popular cooking herbs. Large, 2 inch, dark green leaves. Spicy fragrance and flavor. Prefers warm areas.
  • Botanical NameOcimum basilicum 'Sweet'
  • Depth1/8 inch deep.
  • Days To Maturity85 days

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Seed Mat - Unboxing/Planting Delayed
Seed Mat - Unboxing/Planting Delayed
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Seed Mat - Site Prep
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Seed Mat - Planting
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Seed Mat - Planting Tips
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Seed Mat - Pruning
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