Organic Purple Dark Opal Basil Herb

$3.25 $3.75 -14% OFF

Organic Purple Dark Opal Basil Herb

$3.25 $3.75 -14% OFF
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Product description

The Seed Savers Exchange - (O. basilicum) Beautiful lilac flowers with dark red stems. Excellent contrast with green basil. Spectacular as a garnish, in salads, or for adding color to basil vinegar. Very uniform, all purple Italian strain. Annual. 

Characteristics: 

  • Organic
  • Annual plants
  • Plants grow to 12-18 inches
  • Beautiful lilac flowers and dark purple leaves
  • 250 seeds 

Instructions - Sow seeds outdoors when soil is warm and the 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. Prefers rich well-drained soil. 

Direct Seed: 1/8" Deep

Germination: 5-30 Days

Plant Outdoors Thin: 4-6" Apart

Light: Full Sun

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