Basil Large Leaf Italian Expand

Basil Large Leaf Italian


The classic Italian sweet Basil with large leaves. Easy to grow in the garden or containers, indoors or out. Harvest or pinch off the top sets of leaves as soon as the plant reaches about 6" in height.

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Data sheet

Zones: Annuals (Grow in All Zones), 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11
Growth Cycle: South Perennial/North Annual, Annual
Water Needs: Moderate, High, Low/Moderate, Moderate/High
Light: Full Sun/Partial Shade, Full Sun
Soil Type: All - Tolerant of Most Soil Types., Clay Soil, Silty Soil, Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil, Peaty Soil, Chalky Soil
Edible: Yes
Height: f: Up to 2 Feet
Growing Instructions: Sow outside 1/8" deep when nights are above 55°F. Keep moist until established. Germination: 10-14 days. Thin to 8". If starting indoors provide light and warmth, and keep moist until germination. Transplant after danger of frost.
Special Features: Butterflies and Pollinators, Fragrant, Container Growing, Medicinal Value
Growth Rate: Moderate, Fast