Licorice basil for sale – Easy plant to grow with edible leaves, planting in early spring to summer (as perennial) spring (as annual), better to buy plant or seeds.
Licorice basil – information before buying:
Growing information: perennial or annual plant, growing hardiness zone: 10+ (perennial), 5-10 (as annual), but mostly grown as house plant, water needed – small to average amount, light conditions – full sun to full shade, height: 20-90cm, 0.8-3 feet.
Leaves harvesting can be all the year in elliptic shaped, leaves can be used for pesto, as spice or fresh.
Alternative names: Anise basil, Persian basil, Ocimum basilicum ‘Licorice’