Mrs Burns - Seed Packet

Part Number:
Direct Sow:
May - June
Latin Name:
Ocimum basilicum
Light Requirements:
Full Sun
Start Indoors:
Suitable for Containers:
Halifax Store:
Not Available
Saint John Store:
Low Availability
Starting Method:
Direct Sow, Start Indoors
Not Available Not Available

Lime scented green leaves that can be used in cooking, eaten raw or alternatively used to make a delicious herbal tea. Enjoy the leaves, but make sure you leave some stems to flower to attract hordes of bees. Harvest July-Sept. Height 30-40cm (12-16"); spread 30-40cm (12-16").