Basil, Sweet Genovese
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