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Large Leaf, Organic
Large Leaf Organic Basil Seeds


Product Code: 55085

Item #55085*:
Retail pack [Price $2.19]
1/2 oz. [Price $3.99]
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Organic basil seed certified by Baystate Organic Certifiers.

(Oeimum Basilicum) Annual. (18-24) Popular and easy to grow annual that develops into an attractive, bushy plant 1.5-2'/46-61 cm tall. Aromatic leaves have a spicy, clover-like flavor popular in tomato dishes, soups, stews, spaghetti, fish, poultry, and salads. Grow indoors or out.

When and Where to Plant: Select a sunny location and sow seed as soon as the ground can be worked. For an earlier crop start indoors. Makes for an attractive potted plant. Cultivate soil and enrich with vegetable food. Firm soil over seed.
Care: Keep soil moist and clean.
Harvest: Cut stem just before flowers open, strip leaves and use fresh, or dry on tray in dark, airy place. Leaves may be frozen.

Planting Depth: 1/4"/6 mm
Seed Spacing: 1"/3 cm
Spacing Between Rows: 18"/46 cm
Days to Germination: 14-18
Space after Thinning: 6-8"/15-20 cm
Days to Maturity: 80-90

Average Customer Review: 5 of 5 Total Reviews: 1 Write a review.

  1 of 1 people found the following review helpful:
Excellent Seed and Germination rate January 19, 2011
Reviewer: Anonymous Person from Hollywood, FL United States  
The seed arrived quickly and was sown on January 13 and today (January 19)about 90% have roots.(no leaves yet)
They arrived in resealable black plastic bags with a clear window the seed was of excellent quality.

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