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McKenzie Seed – Basil Thai

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McKenzie Seed – Basil Thai


A very aromatic herb ideal for cooking Thai and Vietnamese dishes. Add to beef and chicken dishes to maximize flavor. Flavor is a mild licorice derived from the leaves of the plant.

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Seed Type: Open Pollinated

Product Weight: 100 milligrams / approximately 60-70 seeds

Plant Type: Herb

Flavor: Spicy with a hint of licorise

Days to Harvest: 75 days

Days to Seed Germination: 7 to 14 days

Seed Planting Depth: 3 mm (1/8″)

Seed Spacing: 1.3 cm (1/2″)

Row Spacing: 30 cm (12″)

Plant Spacing: 30 cm (12″)

Growing Height: 50 cm (20″)

Best Container Size: 12″+

Planting Instructions: Plant direct or start indoors 6 to 8 weeks before last frost. Start seeds anytime for indoor use.

Preparation Ideas: Add to meat or chicken stir-fry dishes. Or add to pesto for a slight licorice flavor.