Week 18 – May 06, 2021

Plant Information

Basil SimplyHerbs™

  • Basil SimplyHerbs™ - Bloom
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Ocimum basilicum

Common Name: Sweet Basil

Hardiness Degree: 41°F (5.0°C)

Blooming Season: Summer

Plant Habit: Upright

Characteristics: Culinary Use

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Once a month

Spacing: 12 - 16" (30 - 41cm)

Height: 24 - 30" (61 - 76cm)

Width: 12 - 16" (30 - 41cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Fragrant plants are great for herb gardens or adding scent to mixed combinations.
Colorful addition to any recipe calling for fresh basil.

Grower Information:

  • SimplyHerbs Basil, ‘Try Basil’, Dill, Curled Parsley, Large-Leaf Italian Flat Leaf Parsley, Rosemary and Sage are available as Precision™ Multi-Pellets.
  • For Growers, this offers reliable plug production, improved order fill rate, uniform quality in plug trays and improved margin, meaning more sales.
  • For Hydroponic Growers, this offers a higher percentage of transplantable plugs and more uniform finished product.
  • All varieties are best in-ground and in containers.