Basil, Lemon

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Annual. Vibrant and flavorful lemon basil is an herb that will add zip and zest to your cooking. It is a highly regarded culinary ingredient across the globe and one of our favorites for fusion and experimental cuisine. In Laos it is known as pak i tao; its leaves are used in soups, stews, and countless other dishes, and the seeds are soaked and made into a dessert. Lemon basil is essential to many Asian dishes and is highly fragrant.

    • 8-12 hours of Sun
    • Sprouts in 6-10 Days
    • Ideal Temperature: 70-85 Degrees F
    • Seed Depth: 1/4"
    • Plant Spacing: 8-12"
    • Frost Hardy: No
    • Ocimum americanum

Growing Tips: Thrives in heat. May be sown in place in long-summer areas, or started indoors and set out after last-frost date of spring. Remove flower buds promptly to prolong harvest.

Availability: In stock
Minimum Seed Count: 100
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