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2.32 qt. Sweet Basil Herb Plant

  • Large, aromatic leaves loaded with flavor
  • Plant grows 24 to 30 inches tall and 18 in. wide
  • Best for planting in spring after the last frost
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Product Overview

Famous for its signature flavor and fragrance, Sweet Basil has big green leaves that are just what you need to make classic pesto. Plants grow fast and are easy to care for. Harvest often to promote bushiness and plant growth and be sure to pinch blooms as soon as you see them to keep the plant from going to seed. Plant Sweet Basil after the last spring frost. Grows well in containers as long as it's watered regularly.
  • Classic Italian basil that is easy to grow
  • Large green leaves with strong flavor
  • Grow in fertile, well-drained soil
  • Key pesto ingredient
  • Good choice for containers
  • Light Requirements: Full sun
  • Space 18 in. apart
  • How to Grow Basil in Your Garden.Click here to learn more.
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Specifications

Dimensions

Mature Height
24 to 30 inches
Planting Depth (in.)
6 in

Details

Additional Characteristics
Non-GMO
Annual / Perennial
Annual
Average Shipping Height (in.)
4 in
Best Time to Plant
Spring to Summer
Blossom Color
White
Botanical Name
Ocimum basilicum Genovese
Common Name
Basil Plant
Edible Type
Herb
Fragrance
Fragrant
Growth Habit
Upright
Hardiness Zone
10 (30 to 40 F)
Number of plants included (Pack-Size)
1
Organic
Non-Organic
Recommended Space Between Plantings (in.)
18 inches
Returnable
90-Day
Shipped As
Container
Sun Tolerance
Full Sun
Water Requirements
Twice a week
Wildlife Attracted
No Wildlife Attracted
Wildlife Deterred
No Wildlife Deterred

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Sturdy, hardy and prolific.
Sturdy, hardy and prolific Basil plants. They are still gowing and producing.
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Extremely happy with this hearty plant. Doing well in this crazy Georgia heat!
Extremely happy with this hearty plant. Doing well in this crazy Georgia heat!
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the plants are growing good, thank you!!!
the plants are growing.
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They Died Young
Looked good first few days.... Then wilted and died over next couple weeks
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Diseased and already dead...
Diseased and already dead
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