Sweet Genovese Basil

Basil, Sweet Genovese

  • $2.95


A select strain of large-leaf basil. Use fresh or dried for flavoring sauces, soups, dressings, and pesto. (Ocimum basilicum)

Medicinal: Basil has been used as a carminative. Research indicates that it may inhibit gastric acid secretion.

Growing instructions: Annual. Germination at 70°F in 7-14 days. Direct sow or transplant after last frost. Full sun. Grows 18" tall. Space 8-10" apart.

Packet: 0.45 g - approximately 254 seeds