Dec 5, 2019  Week: 49

Dolce Fresca Basil

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Scientific Name : Ocimum basilicum

Common Name : Basil, Annual Herb

Blooming Season : Late Spring, Spring, Early Spring, Summer, Autumn, Late Summer

Plant Habit : Mounded

Spacing : 10 - 12" (25 - 30cm)

Height : 12 - 14" (30 - 36cm)

Width : 10 - 12" (25 - 30cm)

Exposure : Sun

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Seed supplied as: Raw.

Herb Type : Genovese

Plant Habit : Compact, mounded

Colour : Medium Green

Suited For : Fresh cut, hydroponic, pot, roots-on

Days to maturity from transplant : 28

Production Method : Field, Hydroponic

  • Mid-size plant has a unique, bushy habit with shorter internodes that shows better at retail than traditional basils and holds its controlled size in the garden without getting tall and leggy.
  • More usable leaf yields, with traditional sweet Genovese basil flavour.

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