Scientific Name: Ocimum basilicum
Common Name: Basil, Annual Herb
Hardiness Degree: 45°F (7.2°C)
Blooming Season: Summer, Late Summer
Plant Habit: Upright, Mounded
Characteristics: Colorful/Attractive Foliage, Heat Tolerant, Low Maintenance, Scented Foliage
Fertilize: Every two weeks
Spacing: 18 - 26" (46 - 66cm)
Height: 22 - 24" (56 - 61cm)
Width: 18 - 24" (46 - 61cm)
General Information: Very flavorful and fragrant, thanks to 75% more total essential oils than standard lemon basils.
Especially tasty in dressings and marinades.