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Basil Sweet (Sow Easy)

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Sweet Basil’s pungent leaves are delicious in tomato, cheese, egg, and fish dishes. Pick anytime for fresh use and pinch tops when 15 cm (6") tall to encourage branching. This annual herb is sensitive to frost and can be planted indoors.

What is Sow Easy?  Sow Easy seed is coated with a safe and all natural seed coating made from a high-quality blend of clay, lime and perlite making the seed easier to handle and plant.  The coating around the seed is tinted with food grade coloring for increased visibility when planting.

Latin Name: Ocimum basilicum

Seed Type: Heirloom

Online Code: 138623

Product Weight: 200 seeds

Plant Type: Herb

Flavor: Slighty sweet aromatic flavor

Days to Harvest: 85 days

Days to Seed Germination: 7 to 14 days

Seed Planting Depth: 3 mm (1/8")

Row Spacing: 30 cm (12")

Plant Spacing: 30 cm (12")

Growing Height: 30-60 cm (12-24")

Best Container Size: 12"+

Planting Instructions: Plant direct or start indoors 6-8 weeks before last frost. Start seeds anytime for indoor use.

Suggestions: Good companion for tomato plants.

Preparation Ideas: Always add it just before serving to cooked dishes as its flavor diminishes with cooking.

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