Ocimum basilicum

Basil is another easy growing herb with many different varieties and culinary uses. Toss it with a pasta, make a pesto or create a delicious bruschetta! It’s a fast grower and does well in full sun. Keep this herb on the drier side, it doesn’t like to be kept wet.

EXPOSURE » Full Sun

SIZE » 12 to 24 in

SPROUT TIME » Summer

WHEN TO PLANT » After danger of frost