Grow your own fresh and fragrant basil at home, and enjoy full flavoured dishes every day. These seeds produce a delicious herb that can be easily grown in pots or as a decoration for garden edges. This plant is easy to grow, with a classic aromatic flavour that is popular in Mediterranean dishes and delicious when combined with tomatoes. Plant your seeds in well cultivated soil to benefit from a bountiful garden.
|Light Requirements — Full sun|
|Soil Requirements — Well drained soil|
Growing tip: Pinching out the tip of the main stem will encourage bushy growth.
Sow 5mm (0.25in) deep and 30cm (12in) apart where they are to grow in a sunny position and rich well drained soil. Keep moist. Can be grown all year round indoors in good natural light - a north facing windowsill is perfect.
Keep soil moist.