Basil, Sweet

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Ocimum basilicum

Aromatic leaves with a spicy clove fragrance and flavor are outstanding for tomato sauce, pesto, salad, and meat dishes. White flowers are attractive in the herb garden, but are usually pinched off as buds form to promote high-quality leaves for cooking.

Exposure: Full Sun
Size: 12-24" tall x 12" wide
Bloom: Early Summer - Late Summer
Color: White
Hardiness: Annual

3" - $1.60/pot (flat of 18); $2.15/pot (partial/mixed flat)
8" - $8.85 (1-9); $7.85 (10-24); $7.60 (25+)