Botanical Name Ocimum basilicum
Cell Punnet Punnet
Pot Diameter 100mm
Position Partial shade to full sun
Planting Time September-February
Harvest in 6-8 weeks (pick before flowering)
Available Seasons Spring-summer
Also know as Sweet Large Leaf. Basil 'Sweet' is the most popular basil, with large mid green, very aromatic foliage. Excellent with tomatoes, pasta sauces and garlic.
Frost tender. Cold sensitive.
Plant with tomatoes to enhance flavour of fruit and help keep aphids and white-fly away.