Week 38 – September 16, 2019

Plant Information

Sweet Dani Lemon Basil

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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Ocimum basilicum

Common Name: Basil, Annual Herb

Hardiness Degree: 45°F (7.2°C)

Blooming Season: Summer, Late Summer

Plant Habit: Upright, Mounded

Characteristics: Colorful/Attractive Foliage, Heat Tolerant, Low Maintenance, Scented Foliage

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Every two weeks

Spacing: 18 - 26" (46 - 66cm)

Height: 22 - 24" (56 - 61cm)

Width: 18 - 24" (46 - 61cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Very flavorful and fragrant, thanks to 75% more total essential oils than standard lemon basils.
Especially tasty in dressings and marinades.

Grower Information:

  • Flavourful and fragrant – up to 75% more total essential oils than standard lemon basils.
  • Vigorous garden performer.
  • All-America Selections National Winner.

'Sweet Dani'