Sweet basil for sale – Easy plant to grow with edible leaves, mostly grown for the ornamental flowers and for the leaves, planting season in end of the winter to summer, better to buy plant, cutting or another option to start from seeds yet more challenging.
Sweet basil – information before buying:
Growing information: annual plant, growing hardiness zone: 4+, but also grown as house plant with a lot of light and sun, water needed – average to big amount, light conditions – full sun to partial shade, height: 30-60 cm, 12-24 inches.
Blooming in the summer to autumn in mouth shaped flowers that appear in white color.
Leaves harvesting season can be all the year in elliptic to oval shape in light green – dark green, purple, green and purple, green and white color.
Alternative names: Great basil, Saint-Joseph’s-wort, Genovese basil, Ocimum basilicum