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Organic Basil Seeds, Sweet
Sweet Basil’s pungent leaves can be picked anytime for fresh use, and are delicious in tomato, cheese, egg, and fish dishes. To encourage branching, pinch tops when 15 cm (6") tall. This annual herb is sensitive to frost, but can be grown year round indoors.
- SKU: 139786
- Product Weight: approximately 120-135 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.