Large Leaf Sweet Basil - Bulk Herb Seeds - 100 grams

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 Variety - Large Leaf Sweet Basil

Scientific name - Ocimum basilicum

Approximate seeds per gram - 700

Pack Size - 100 grams

Description - This popular variety has the largest leaves of any of the basil varieties. Sweet, spicy flavour can be used in a wide variety of ways in the kitchen...cooked, fresh, in sauces, salads, cooked dishes, etc.! Plants grow 24 to 32 inches tall with large green leaves from 2 to 4 inches long. Compared to Genovese, the scent and taste is more sweet and mild. Slow bolting. This variety self sows freely, so deadhead if you do not want volunteer seedlings! Italian Large Leaf Basil is suitable for growing in containers, and attractive to bees, butterflies, and/or birds.

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