A sweet fresh type of Genovese Basil.
Light Needs: Full sun
Water Needs: Normal Foliage
Color: Green Plant Habit:
Compact, bushy Plant Height: 13-14 inches
Flavor Description: Sweet tender leaves
Garden Spacing: 10-12 inches
Days To Harvest (Transplant): 20-28 Plant Spread: 10-12 inches
HARVEST: Leaves should be picked just before flowering – prolong this period by pinching off flowers. Use fresh or dried leaves. It has the mild flavor of anise with a slight mint aftertaste. Popular as a spice for tomato dishes, or blend with vinegar in French dressing, or in poultry stuffing. Sweet basil is a tender annual.