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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 Height24 to 30 inchesPlanting Depth (in.)6 in

Details

Additional CharacteristicsNon-GMOAnnual / PerennialAnnual
Average Shipping Height (in.)4 inBest Time to PlantSpring to Summer
Blossom Color FamilyWhiteBotanical NameOcimum basilicum Genovese
Container Size2.32 Quart(s)Container TypeContainer
Edible TypeHerbFragranceFragrant
Growth HabitUprightHardiness Zone10 (30 to 40 F)
Number of plants included (Pack-Size)1OrganicNon-Organic
Recommended Space Between Plantings (in.)18 inchesReturnable90-Day
Sun ToleranceFull SunWater RequirementsTwice a week
Wildlife AttractedNo Wildlife AttractedWildlife DeterredNo 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 plant was transplanted in a new raised bed and...
The plant was transplanted in a new raised bed and is doing well with daily watering.
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Beautiful basil! Very healthy!...
Beautiful basil! Very healthy!
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best garden and herb plants in town. always fresh and vigorous,...
best garden and herb plants in town. always fresh and vigorous, and live long at home as well.
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They were very healthy & are doing super....
They were very healthy & are doing super.
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Basil
I was having trouble getting my basil going so I got one just in case mine doesn't make it.
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Great fr a small space. I was able to...
Great fr a small space. I was able to plant 2-3 things in each planter. East set up, durable and looks nice on my patio.
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Handy basil for adding to pizza before baking
Excellent basil for salad
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