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Aristotle Basil Herbs
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Aristotle Basil Herbs

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Small Leaves, Highly Aromatic

Neat and tidy Greek basil type is quite ornamental. Strong stems, late flowering and good tolerance to poor weather make for excellent garden performance. Especially good for drying. Annual. Potted Plants. 75 DAYS.

Seeds will be shipped within 5-10 days of your order.

Zones: 3 - 9 annual
Height: 8 in.
Shade Requirement: Full sun to partial sun
Germination: 7-14 days

Aristotle Basil Herbs
64607 Quantity Price
For each offer ordered, get approx. 30 seeds.
$3.99 $3.19

Shipping Details:

We ship this item in both Spring & Fall.
We'll carefully pack and ship your order at the proper planting time for your hardiness zone.

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Aristotle Basil Herbs Product Details

Botanical Name: Ocinum basillicum 'Aristotle'

Height: 8 in.

Spacing: Plant seedlings 2-8" apart

Depth: 1/4 inch.

Spread: 8 in.

Sun/Shade: Full sun to partial sun

Foliage: Compound, dense mound of miniature leaves. Green, with a spicy, clove scent

Days To Maturity: 75 days

Flower Form: Spikes of flowers will appear, but pinch them off to keep the basil growing.

Soil Requirements: Rich, well drained soil

Seed Count: approx. 30 seeds per packet

Pruning: . If your plants get away from you to the point where they make seeds and stop growing, shear off the top third of the stems and fertilize with a liquid fertilizer such as fish emulsion or water soluble 20-20-20. NEVER cut back too far down the stem where stems are woody, or the plant won't sprout back. To keep blooms from forming, just pinch the growing tips every week, which will encourage branching and more great leaves to enjoy!

Comments: Small leaves. Highly aromatic. Neat and tidy. Neat and tidy Greek basil type is quite ornamental. Strong stems, late flowering and good tolerance to poor weather make for excellent garden performance. Especially good for drying.


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