Licorice basil growing shrub type of basil of genus Ocimum also known as Anise basil or Persian basil, Licorice basil fragrant perennial evergreen in warm climate and annual plant in cold climate, can grow in tropic, mediterranean, subtropical or temperate climate
Leaves color green soft narrow and thin, with ovate shape in flavor that remind anise or licorice
Flower color white, the flowers grow on inflorescence
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Requirements for growing Lemon basil:
What is the best way to start growing Lemon basil:
Plant / Seedling / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction
Is it necessary use vegetative reproduction in Lemon basil?
Not necessary but possible and easy to vegetative reproduction
Difficulties/Problems with growing Lemon basil:
In full sun there is too much flower what that makes the trim of the leaves hard work
When is the best time to plant a Lemon basil plant:
Pests and diseases in Lemon basil:
When is the best time to prune a Lemon basil plant?
Autumn / beginning of the winter
How to prune a Lemon basil:
recommend to thinning the inner branches
What is the size of a Lemon basil?
20-40 cm. 0.8-1.2 ft.
Growth speed in Lemon basil:
Lemon basil Irrigation Water Management:
Average amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing Lemon basil:
Full Sun / Half Shade
It is possible to grow Lemon basil indoor?
Growing Lemon basil is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
When does Licorice basil bloom?
Spring / Summer
General information about the flower:
Small purple flower that grow on inflorescence
Thinning / Deadheading of Licorice basil Blossom:
Recommend to thinning the flower
Pollination is done by:
When to trim Licorice basil leaves?
All year long, in the winter sometime the plant is week, depend in how much it's cold
How to trim Licorice basil leaves?
Prune the entire branch except leave few buds
Information about Licorice basil leaves:
taste little bit sweet remind Licorice or Licorice
Uses of Licorice basil leaves:
How to make Vegetative Reproduction in Licorice basil?
The best time for vegetative reproduction in Licorice basil:
Spring / Summer, in the house you can all the year
How much time does it take to grow roots in vegetative reproduction?
What is the treatment for vegetative reproduction in Licorice basil?
Moist, warm weather, shade, possible to put the stem in glass of water