McKenzie Seed – Herb Basil Sweet

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McKenzie Seed – Herb Basil Sweet


Sweet Basil’s pungent leaves are delicious in tomato, cheese, egg, and fish dishes. Pick anytime for fresh use and pinch tops when 15 cm (6″) tall to encourage branching. This annual herb is sensitive to frost and can be planted indoors.

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Plant Type: Herb

Flavor: Slighty sweet aromatic flavor

Preparation Ideas: Always add it just before serving to cooked dishes as its flavor diminishes with cooking.

Days to Germination: 7 to 14 days

Days to Maturity: 85 days

Planting Depth: 3 mm (1/8″)

Growing Height: 30-60 cm (12-24″)

Best Container Size: 12″+

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

Suggestions: Dry quickly to retain flavor.

Product Weight: 1 gram