An attractive culinary collection of Basil varieties including Thai Basil, Lemon Basil, Cinnamon Basil and Purple Basil.

Features

  • annual
  • superbly aromatic
  • easy to grow

Product details

How

Sow direct into the garden or in pots. Cover with Yates Seed Raising Mix, firm down and keep moist. Thin seedlings to 20cm apart.

Care

Prefers full sun and good drainage. Water regularly.  Can also be grown indoors in pots. Frequent picking ensures continuous supply and keeps the plants bushy. Feed plants regularly with Yates Thrive Soluble Plant Food. Protect plants from snails and slugs with Yates Blitzem.

Hint

Great companion plant for tomatoes, cucumbers and corn. Mature plants can be cut and dried for winter use. Great for bruschetta, pasta and salads.

Storage

Store in a cool dry place away from direct sunlight. Keep out of reach of children and pets.

NOT TO BE USED FOR ANY PURPOSE OR IN ANY MANNER CONTRARY TO THIS LABEL UNLESS AUTHORISED

Position Full sun
Plant space 20cm or in pots
Sow depth 3mm
Germination 10-12 days
Germination (days) 11
Row space 20cm
Maturity 8 weeks
Maturity (days) 56
Botanical name Ocimum basilicum
Plant variety Gourmet mix
Suitable for Pots and garden beds

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