Gusto Italia Basil Genovese O Comune Seed
This aromatic herb can be added to your favorite salad, pasta or meat dish. Pick leaves and stems at any time for fresh use. Harvest just before blooming for dried use.
Latin Name: Ocimum basilicum
Seed Type: Heirloom
Product Weight: 2 grams / approximately 1200-1300 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: The rich and pungent flavor of this herb makes it perfect for pesto.