High Mowing Organic Seeds - Musky, fragrant flowers and foliage excellent for tea and medicinal purposes.
Also known as Holy basil or Tulsi, our strain comes from Frank Morton of Wild Garden Seed and is a temperate basil that is well adapted to North America. Many medicinal properties including adaptogenic, expectorant and anti-inflammatory qualities; also an immune stimulant
Organic & Open-Pollinated
Instructions - Sow seeds 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. Prefers rich well-drained soil. Sensitive to temps below 40°F
Sow 1/8" deep
Germination 5-30 days
Thin to 4-6" apart
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