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Ocimum basilicum

This aromatic, culinary herb has decorative red leaves. Its fragrance and taste bring fine Italian dining to mind. It is especially suitable for Italian salad dressing, but also makes a great pesto.

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Quantity Portion or 5 g
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Seed need (g/Are) 5-6g
Thousand-seeds weight (TKW) 1.57 grams
Seeds per gram 617.3
Instructions de culture 

Sow from mid-April into trays in a warm place. Transfer to a larger space at 5 ✕ 5 cm spacing. Transplant out into the field at a distance of 30 ✕ 30 cm. Beware of snails! Sow into pots for balcony gardens. Harvest the young shoots continuously. Protection from frost is required. Excellent and required for Italian cuisine.

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Sow
Plant
Harvest/Bloom
Sowing quantity 5 - 6 g/Are
Height
30 cm
Planting distance
30 x 30 cm
Sowing depth
0 cm
Germination duration
14 days
Fertilization need
Water need
Soil Type
All soil types
 
Suited for balcony gardening