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Everleaf™ Genovese Basil

Scientific Name : Ocimum basilicum

Common Name : Basil

Herb Type : Genovese

Plant Habit : Compact, highly branched, late flowering, mounded, short internodes

Colour : Medium Green

Suited For : Extended harvest multiple cuts, pot

Disease Resistance : IR: DM, FU

Days to maturity from transplant : 30-45

The first basil bred for season-long performance and continual harvesting flowers up to 8 weeks later than standard basil.  Compact variety has short internodes and excellent branching, perfect for in-ground and potted plant production. Robust Genovese flavour stands up to cooking – perfect for pesto and adding to sauce. Intermediate resistance to downy mildew and standard resistance to Fusarium make it a standout variety. 

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