Basil Sweet

Botanical Name  Ocimum basilicum

Cell Punnet  Punnet

Pot Diameter  100mm

Spacing  20-25cm

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.