Lime basil growing shrub type of basil of genus Ocimum also known as Hoary basil, Lime basil annual plant, can grow in tropic mediterranean, subtropical or temperate climate
Leaves color light green soft narrow and thin, with ovate shape
Flower color white. The flowers grow on inflorescence
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Requirements for growing Lime basil:
What is the best way to start growing Lime basil:
Plant / Seedling / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction
Is it necessary use vegetative reproduction in Lime basil?
Not necessary but possible and easy to vegetative reproduction
Difficulties/Problems with growing Lime 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 Lime basil plant:
Pests and diseases in Lime basil:
When is the best time to prune a Lime basil shrub?
Autumn / beginning of the winter
How to prune a Lime basil:
recommend to thinning the inner branches
What is the size of a Lime basil?
20-40 cm. 0.8-1.2 ft.
Growth speed in Lime basil:
Lime basil Irrigation Water Management:
Average amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing Lime basil:
Full Sun / Half Shade
It is possible to grow Lime basil indoor?
Growing Lime basil is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
When does Lime basil bloom?
General information about the flower:
White flower that grow on inflorescence
Thinning / Deadheading of Lime basil Blossom:
Recommend to thinning the inflorescence
Pollination is done by:
When to trim Lime basil leaves?
All year long, in the winter sometime the plant is week; depend in how much it's cold
How to trim Lime basil leaves?
Prune the entire branch except leave few buds
Information about Lime basil leaves:
Bright leaves ovate in the color light green
Uses of Lime basil leaves:
Spice, cooked, pesto
How to make Vegetative Reproduction in Lime basil?
The best time for vegetative reproduction in Lime 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 Lime basil?
Moist, warm weather, shade, possible to put the stem in glass of water