Seed Freaks - Herbs - Basil - Thai
Seed Freaks – Herbs – Basil – Thai
HERB: THAI BASIL
(OCIMUM BASILICUM VAR. THYRSIFLORUM)
An aromatic herb popular in Asian cuisine growing 40-50cm in height.
The bright green leaves grow on purple stems.
Unlike it’s Italian cousin “Genovese”, this variety tolerates higher cooking temperatures and longer cooking times making it ideal for all your southeast Asian culinary adventures!
WHEN TO PLANT
Cool Climate: SEP – MAR
Temperate: SEP, OCT, NOV, DEC
Sub – Tropical: AUG – MAR
Tropical: ALL YEAR
Arid: SEP – MAR
PH 5.5 – 7
Rich, well-drained soil.
Sow in trays indoors5mm deep – transplant 30cm apart.
Tip: prune regularly and remove flowers.
DAYS TO HARVEST
APPROX 250 SEEDS
OPEN POLLINATED SEED 100% TASMANIAN GROWN
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