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Basil Seeds, Sweet Italian
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.
- SKU: 142200
- Product Weight: approximately 390-410 seeds
- Flavor: Slighty sweet aromatic flavor
- Preparation Ideas: Always add it just before serving to cooked dishes as its flavor diminishes with cooking.
- Seed Type: Heirloom
- Plant Type: Herb
- Latin Name: Ocimum basilicum
- Planting Depth: 3 mm (1/8")
- Plantling Spacing: 30 cm (12")
- Row Spacing: 30 cm (12")
- Dry quickly to retain flavor.