GENUS: Ocimum SPECIES: basilicum
Heritage Status: Overseas
Number of Seeds: 150
Description: HERB-culinary, 60cm. The classic large leaf pungent aromatic basil that is so delicious in salads or used in pesto etc. It can be picked and cut back all summer to continue producing until the frost kill them.-
Planting Instructions: Plant seed into trays in Spring, when first two leaves appear, prick out at 2.5 cm diagonal spacing and transplant into garden at 30 cm diagonal spacing when ground temperature reaches 15 degrees C.