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Basil Opal
Ocimum basilicum Purpurascens
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Featuring deep purple shiny foliage and flowers, this colourful basil will add variety to your salads, pizza, pesto, dressings and vinegars. This herb also boasts many health benefits such as improvement of digestive function and an antibacterial effect on infections. It grows well in pots and containers in full sun positions.

Size — 100mm
Growth Height — 70cm
Frost Sensitive
Light Requirements — Full sun, Part Shade
Soil Requirements — Well drained soil
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Planting Advice

Use a quality Herb and Vegetable potting mix.

Watering needs

Water deeply until established for the first 6 to 8 weeks.