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Herb Seed - Basil Bush

Ocimum basilicum

Annual with small clove-scented leaves. Useful in tomato, cheese and vegetable dishes, salads and pizzas.

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Leaves with a clove scent

Annual with small clove-scented leaves. Useful in tomato, cheese and vegetable dishes, salads and pizzas.

Hardiness:5 degrees

Seeds:True

Bulbs:False

Shrubs:False

Tree:False

Plants:False

Aftercare - Easy:True

Aftercare - Moderate:False

Aftercare - High:False

Height:21-30cm

Edible Flower:False

Spread:21-30cm

RHS Award of Garden Merit:False

Vegetables recommended by the NIAB:False

Award Winners in Fleuroselect Trials:False

Likes Acidic Soil:False

Containers:True

Beds & Borders:True

Climbers:False

Greenhouse, Glass House or Home:True

Prefers Full Sun:True

F1 Variety:False

Half Hardy Annual:True

Aquatic:False

Shrub:False

Sow under glass February-March, and outdoors April-May. Likes a dryish position, and develops more flavour and scent when grown in poorish soils.

Experiment with nutritious, health-giving herbs in your kitchen, adding interesting tastes and flavours to hot and cold dishes. Try them in herb vinegars, breads and tisanes, and dry them for use in winter. To dry - gather in sunshine when flowers are just opening. Bunch, and hang upside-down in an airy place or spread out in a very cool oven. When dry, rub coarsely and store in airtight containers.

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