BASIL Siam Queen - OCIMUM basilicum 25g

Sweet Basil

SKU: V 469-25g
Stock: In Stock

Family: Lamiaceae
Characteristics: Annual culinary herb

Seed per packet: Approx. 200
Seed per gram: Approx. 650

$18.02 AUD Excl. GST

This fragrant and flavourful sweet basil was an All-America Selection winner in 1997.
The leaves are extra-large and have a very strong, clove-like scent.
Sweet Basil ‘Siam Queen’ is a lovely basil that produces dark purple flowers on sturdy plants used extensively in Thai, Vietnamese and other ethnic cuisines including curries, soups, fish, and meat dishes and fresh salads.

It can be grown in containers indoors as well as outside.
Basil is native to tropical regions from Central Africa to Southeast Asia. In temperate climates, basil is treated as an annual.

Prefers a sunny position and rich soil but appreciates afternoon shade in hot, dry climates. 

Tropical: Spring-summer-autumn
Temperate: Spring to early autumn
Cold: Spring to early autumn

Best sown directly2-3mm deep in the growing position, thin to 20-10cm apart
Plant space: 20cm
if sowing in mass scatter the seeds raking them over. Keep moist.

Germination: 6-10 days in soil temperature of 18-35°C

Please note:
These growth notes are provided as guidance only and do not guarantee successful germination.


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