Planting guide: When growing herbs outside, seeds should be started indoors in boxes and transplanted to the open ground after danger of frost. Sow about four times their diameter in depth and press the soil down firmly.
- Hardiness Zones 10
- Light Required Full Sun
- Spread 12 - 18 inches
- Height 12 - 14 inches
We ship this item in both Spring and Fall
- $ / bag
- 3 or more
- Save 23%
- 6 or more
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Botanical Name :Ocimum basilicum
Colors :White to purplish
Light Required :Full Sun
Spread :12 - 18 inches
Offer Size :285 Seed Packet
Height :12 - 14 inches
Spacing :12 - 18 inches
Foliage :Opposite, purple tinged oval leaves.
Flower Form :1/2 inch in length.
Growth Rate :Moderate.
Pruning :Pinch back to encourage a bushy plant. Careful not to remove too many leaves from one stem of young plants.
Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country using the shipping timeframes outlined below. We continually monitor weather conditions for extreme hot or cold and adjust shipping schedules as needed. Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items in July and August.
Seed, Fertilizer and other supplies ordered apart from plant orders are typically shipped within 5 business days. If fertilizer is ordered with a plant order, we will send the fertilizer along with your plants per the timeline outlined here.