Sweet Basil (Ocimum basilicum) is a popular, aromatic herb that pairs perfectly with tomatoes and many Mediterranean dishes. Quick and easy to grow, basil likes to stay damp, watering deeply once a week, keeps the roots growing deep – Basil in containers will need more frequent watering.
How To Grow:
Sow 5mm deep and 30cm apart where they are to grow.
Plant in a sunny position and rich well drained soil.
Can be grown all year round indoors in good natural light – a north facing windowsill is perfect.
Sow: All Year Round
Plant Height: 40cm
Quantity: 500 seeds