BURPEE HERB BASIL - SWEET SEED PACKSKU: #182-887600
This is the classic basil.
- Only available in Niagara on the Lake, Stevensville and Fonthill. Purchase in store only.
- Sweet basil is ideal for tomato sauces, pesto and salads.
- tart early indoors or outdoors after danger of frost.
Burpee Basil Sweet Seed grows up to 16 in. tall in full sun and can be harvested in 24 weeks. The leaves of this annual are the main ingredient of pesto and flavor tomatoes and mild-flavored vegetables as well as veal and lamb dishes. Sweet Basil is the main ingredient in pesto and flavors a variety of tomato, veal, lamb and mild-flavored vegetable dishes.
Can also be grown in containers
Designed to grow in full sun
168 days to maturity
For an early start, sow seeds indoors 8 weeks before outdoor planting time
Plant 1/4 in. deep and 1 ft. apart
12 in. - 18 in. mature height