Scientific Name: Ocimum basilicum
Common Name: Basil, Annual Herb
Hardiness Degree: 45°F (7.2°C)
Blooming Season: Late Summer, Summer
Plant Habit: Mounded, Upright
Characteristics: Heat Tolerant, Low Maintenance, Scented Foliage, Colorful/Attractive Foliage
Fertilize: Every two weeks
Spacing: 18 - 26" (46 - 66cm)
Height: 22 - 24" (56 - 61cm)
Width: 18 - 24" (46 - 61cm)
General Information: Very flavorful and fragrant, thanks to 75% more total essential oils than standard lemon basils.
Especially tasty in dressings and marinades.
Plug crop time:
- Flavourful and fragrant – up to 75% more total essential oils than standard lemon basils.
- Vigorous garden performer.
- All-America Selections National Winner.
4 to 5 weeksTransplant to finish:
2 to 3 weeksDays from transplant to harvest:
Fresh Market Field, Home Garden In-ground, Home Garden Container