mint family Ocimum sanctum

Holy basil, Tulsi (annual) basil

Impressive legends from the Greeks, the early Christianity and Indian mythology express the high appreciation of this medicinal plant. The upstanding, branchy herb grows up to 50cm tall and has lovely dark-rose coloured flower-candles. The intensive fragrance lies in between cinnamon and mint. Broad healing spectrum. Decoration and blessing for your garden. Also suitable for cultivation on the balcony.

Sow in boxes at a warm location from the middle of April. Transplant to 5x5 cm. Bed out from the 20th of May at a distance of 30x30cm. For balcony culture sow in planters. Continuously harvest the young shoots. Frost-free culture required.

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Sowing quantity 5 - 6 g/Are

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40830
Portion (ca. 50 plants)
3.95 CHF
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40833
5 g (2500 seeds/g)
13.85 CHF
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