Scientific Name: Ocimum basilicum
Common Name: Basil
Hardiness Degree: 50°F (10.0°C)
Blooming Season: Spring, Late Spring, Summer, Late Summer
Plant Habit: Columnar, Upright
Characteristics: Culinary Use
Spacing: 6 - 12" (15 - 30cm)
Height: 24 - 36" (61 - 91cm)
Width: 8 - 12" (20 - 30cm)
General Information: This gorgeous basil plant has masses of green leaves with occasional purple flecks and soft purple stems that will brighten up any vegetable garden or mixed container. Its aromatic and vibrant licorice flavor complements any dish, especially Thai cuisine. Late-flowering habit means huge harvests of flavorful leaves throughout Summer.
Towering Over Other Basils
The aromatic and vibrant licorice flavour complements any dish, especially Thai cuisine. This well-branched Thai basil variety with short internodes makes a beautiful, tidy, towering plant that has huge harvest potential and brightens gardens or mixed containers.
- Flowers up to 10 to 12 weeks later than standard Thai basil with huge harvest potential.
- Well-branched variety with short internodes makes a beautiful, columnar plant that stays tidy for many uses, including in-ground, container gardens and hydroponics.
- Aromatic and vibrant licorice flavour complements any dish, especially Thai cuisine. Blends well when cooked in a curry or chop fresh on Pad Thai to experience full licorice aroma.
- Masses of medium-green leaves with occasional purple flecks and soft purple stems will brighten any retail display.
'Everleaf Thai Towers'