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Basil Lemon Mrs Burns - Heirloom Seed

Basil-Mrs. Burns Lemon / Botanical Name: Ocimum basilicum

  • Plant Type: Annual, Heirloom,Organic, Edible, Herb
  • Height: 12-18"
  • Width:n/a.
  • Bloom Time: n/a
  • Bloom Color: n/a
  • Exposure: Full sun
  • Moisture: moist
  • Soil: well drained
  • Maintenance: low
  • Germination: 5-30 days
  • Description: Heirloom strain from New Mexico. Intense citrus aroma, popular for vinegars and seafood dishes. Plants are 12-18" tall with a neat habit, small green leaves, and white flowers. Dries nicely. The finest strain of lemon basil available.

    Planting: Sow seeds 1/8" deep 4-6" apart outdoors when soil is warm and temperature does not drop below 65°F. Can also be started indoors 4-6 weeks before planting out. Make successive sowings for continuous summer supplies. Pinch back flower stalks as they appear to keep plants from bolting.

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