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Basil 'Sweet Genovese' Seed

(Ocimum basilicum)

A select strain of large-leaf basil. Culinary uses: Use fresh or dried for flavoring sauces, soups, dressings, and pesto. Medicinal uses: Basil has been used as a carminative. Research indicates that it may inhibit gastric acid secretion.


Foliage:Large-leaf variety
Lifecycle:1    (0: N/A, 1: annual, 2: perennial, 3: biennial)
Container Planting:yes

Cultural Requirements:

Propagation / Germination:7-14 days at 70 F.
Sun:Full sun

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