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Basil, Pesto Perpetuo

Ocimum x citriodorum 'Pesto Perpetuo'

Striking variegated leaves have a robust basil flavor and are outstanding for tomato sauce, pesto, salad, and meat dishes. This tender perennial maintains a compact columnar shape, making it ideal to overwinter indoors near a sunny window.

Exposure: Full Sun
Size: 36-48" tall x 12-14" wide
Bloom: Early Summer - Late Summer
Hardiness: Zone 9
Patent: PP#16260