This listing is for one quarter ounce, 7.08 grams, of Genovese Basil.
Grown without chemicals or pesticides
Yield: Spring 2012
Germination: 85% 5 to 10 days
Packet: one quarter ounce or 7.08 grams averages 4,500 seeds.
Price includes seed and USPS First Class Shipping with Delivery Confirmation.
This is a classic Italian variety of Basil with an authentic flavor and appearance. Tall and relatively slow to bolt with large, dark green leaves about 3 inches long. Ht. 24 to 30 inches gives high yield and is heat tolerant. 68 days to harvest. Prefers Full Sun, spacing 2 to 8 inches.
Can be grown in containers, or direct in garden or field. Does very well as gourmet baby herb addition to baby green mixes. Grow in flat or container, broadcasting seed and cover lightly with soil. Harvest at 20 to 25 days for baby herb.
Disclaimer: Any reference to medicinal use is not intended to treat, cure, or prevent disease. Please check with your doctor or health care professional before using.
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