Good for indoor growing BASIL THAI LARGE LEAVED - organic seeds
Ocimum basillicumA wonderful aromatic oriental herb, beautiful purple-green leaves and a milder flavor than Sweet Basil. Most commonly used in Vietnamese and Thai cooking. Makes an excellent potted herb and can be grown successfully indoors or outdoors. Prefers warm conditions and full sun. Height up to 40cm.
Sow in trays in April or March , maintain an ideal temperature of 55-60F.
Sow in well-drained compost, cover the seed with compost, Light is beneficial to germination. Germination usually takes 20 days.
Transplant seedlings when large enough.
Harden off and plant out 25 cm apart when all risk of frost is gone.
A well-drained soil is sutable. Can also be grown on a sunny windowsill.
Packet 50 seeds