Abundant bunches of lush green leaves with rich fragrance. This annual plant has a sweet, spicy flavour. Yates organic seeds have been grown just as nature intended, under strictly controlled, organic, chemical free conditions.

Features

  • Annual
  • Superbly Aromatic
  • Quick and easy to grow

Product details

How

Sow direct where they are to grow. Cover with Yates Seed RaisingMix, firm down and keep moist. Thin seedlings to 20cm apart. Canbe grown indoors in pots in well-lit areas.

Care

Plant in full sun in a well-drained soil. Water regularly. Frequentpicking ensures a continuous supply.

Hint

Great companion plant for tomatoes, cucumbers and corn. Can beused to flavour bruschetta, pasta and salads. Mature plants can becut and dried for winter use.

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 or part shade
Plant space 20cm or in pots
Sow depth 3mm
Germination 10-12 days
Germination (days) 12
Row space 20cm
Maturity Maturity 6 weeks
Maturity (days) 42
Botanical name Ocimum basilicum
Suitable for Pots and garden beds

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