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Basil 'Red Rubin'

(Ocimum basilicum LAMIACEAE)

A purple version of 'Italian Large Leaf' basil. Leaves are larger and more uniformly colored than 'Dark Opal' basil. Distinguished from other purple basils by its sweeter aroma and flavor.


Lifecycle:1    (0: N/A, 1: annual, 2: perennial, 3: biennial)
Height:16 inches
Diameter:9 inches
Container Planting:yes

Cultural Requirements:

Propagation / Germination:Germinates in 7 to 14 days at 70 F. Direct sow or transplant after last frost.
Spacing:12 to 16 inches
Sun:Full sun

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