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BASIL Super Sweet Chen (Heirloom)

Ocimum basilicum

Stock: Out Of Stock

SKU Code: V 106

Family: Lamiaceae

Characteristics: Annual culinary herb

Seed per packet: Approx 80

Very productive large leaf Italian variety of basil with bright green glossy leaves with a strong sweet aroma and outstanding flavour. Ideal variety for making pesto, Itailan caprese salad and tomato sauce. Bolt resistant.

Grow Notes:

Adaptable to most well-drained soil in a protected sunny position with an adequate amount of water.

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

Sow: 3mm deep
Best sown direct in growing position, thin to 20cm apart

Plant space: 20cm
Row Space: 
20cm
Germination: 
6-10 days
Maturity: 
6 weeks

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