Gusto Italia Basil A Foglia Di Lattuga Seed
An excellent lettuce leaf basil variety. Perfectly suited for indoor growing as well as in outdoor gardens. Easy to grow. Pinch the tops of the plants to encourage bushiness.
Latin Name: Ocimum basilicum
Seed Type: Heirloom
Product Weight: 800 milligrams / approximately 450-500 seeds
Plant Type: Herb
Flavor: Savory with a hint of pepper and mint
Days to Harvest: 85 days
Days to Seed Germination: 7 to 14 days
Seed Planting Depth: 3 mm (1/8")
Seed Spacing: 1.3 cm (1/2")
Row Spacing: 30 cm (12")
Plant Spacing: 30 cm (12")
Best Container Size: 12"+
Planting Instructions: Plant direct or start indoors 6 to 8 weeks before last frost. Start seeds anytime for indoor use.
Preparation Ideas: Use the large leaves as a wrap around mozzarella with a drizzle of olive oil.