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Basil Sweet (010931256167)

Basil Sweet

Basil Sweet

Clusters of small white flowers in summer over aromatic leaves.Use with tomato dishes and to make peso.Frost tender annual.Height 45cm.

FOR INDOOR SOWING
When: March to June.
Where: In pots of compost.
How: sow thinly, cover lightly with compost. Keep at 15-20 oC and keep moist.Seedlings appear 7-14 days.
Care:To grow outdoors gradually acclimitise to outside conditions (avoid frosts) then transport to a sunny growing position, 15cm apart.
Harvest: June to October

FOR OUTDOOR SOWING
When: May to June
Where: In a prepared seed bed in a sunny growing position.
How: sow thinly in 30cm apart, cover lightly with fine soil.Keep moist.
Care: When large enough to handle, thin 15cm apart, for a continuous supply make regular sowing.
Harvest: June to October.

Tip: Keep pinching out the growing tips to encourage new fresh growth.

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£2.30 each

Product Information

Category Herb Seeds
Manufacturers Johnsons
Planting Month March, April, May, June
Harvest Month June, July, August, September, October
Collection Jekka Herbs
Approx Seed Contents 580
Latin Name Ocimum Basilicum