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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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Zones:All Zones (Grow as an Annual), 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11
Growth Cycle:Annual, South Perennial/North Annual
Water Needs:Moderate/High, Low/Moderate, High, Moderate
Light:Full Sun, Full Sun/Partial Shade
Growth RateFast, Moderate
Height:f: Up to 2 Feet
Soil Type:All - Tolerant of Most Soil Types., Silty Soil, Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil, Peaty Soil, Clay Soil, Chalky Soil
Special Features:Butterflies and Pollinators, Container Growing, Fragrant, Medicinal Value
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.