Large Leaf Italian Basil Seeds
Plant among vegetables to repel garden pests!
Pick the extra large leaves and use fresh or dried in tomato dishes, pasta sauces, vegetables and soups. You can also use basil in the garden as a companion plant to repel aphids, mites, and tomato hornworms.
This Genovese-type basil grows 18 to 24 inches high and 12 to 15 inches wide. The dark green, shiny leaves grow up to 3 inches long on a tall, erect plant that is slow to bolt. Small terminal racemes of pink flowers are borne in summer.
Grow in a rich, well-drained, soil in full sun. Pinch out growing tips to encourage bushier plants and to delay flowering. Pkt is 25000 seeds.
|Variety||Large Leaf Italian|
|ItemForm||Pack of 25000|
|BloomStartToEnd||Early Summer - Late Summer|
|PlantHeight||8 in - 24 in|
|PlantWidth||6 in - 18 in|
|AdditionalCharacteristics||Edible, Flower, Herbs, Indoor Growing|
|Uses||Cuisine, Ornamental, Outdoor|