Account Hello! Sign In
Cart
Close Pop Up

Shopping Cart

0 items in cart
Gurney's Offer
Free $25 off any order of $50 or more TODAY!
Oops, there seems to be an error, please re-enter your email address.
Sweet Basil
Pin It

Sweet Basil

Hearty Aroma and Flavor

A truly intriguing mix of flavors—offers subtle hints of mint, cloves and anise. Extremely popular in salads and vegetable dishes. Annual. 85 DAYS.
  • 14602
  • pkt of approx. 150 seeds
  • $2.99
I'm gardening elsewhere.
  • Product Details

  • Shipping

Product Details

  • Botanical Name: Ocimum basilicum 'Sweet'
  • Height: 24 - 30 inches.
  • Spacing: 18 inches between mature plants.
  • Depth: 1/8 inch deep.
  • Spread: 12 inches.
  • Light Required: Full sun to partial shade.
  • Foliage: Large, 2 inch, dark green leaves. Spicy fragrance and flavor.
  • Days To Maturity: 85 days
  • Zone: 3 - 10 Annual
  • Germination: 7 - 10 days
  • Form: Upright
  • Soil Requirements: Warm, moist, loose, organic, rich soil.
  • Growth Rate: Moderate to fast growth rate.
  • Seed Count: Approximately 150 seeds per packet.
  • Comments: Annual. One of the most popular cooking herbs. Large, 2 inch, dark green leaves. Spicy fragrance and flavor. Prefers warm areas.

Shipping

Most times, orders having items with different shipping schedules are held in full until the entire order is ready to ship based on your grow zone.

Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country using the shipping timeframes outlined below. We continually monitor weather conditions for extreme hot or cold and adjust shipping schedules as needed. Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items in July and August.

Spring 2020 Shipping Schedule
ZONE SEEDS
1A to 4A 11/1/19 - 6/15/20
4B 11/1/19 - 6/15/20
5A 11/1/19 - 6/15/20
5B 11/1/19 - 6/15/20
6A 11/1/19 - 6/15/20
6B 11/1/19 - 6/15/20
7A 11/1/19 - 6/15/20
7B 11/1/19 - 6/15/20
8A & B 11/1/19 - 6/15/20
9A & B 11/1/19 - 6/15/20
10A & B 11/1/19 - 6/15/20
Last Order Date 6/12/2020

Additional Shipping Notes:

The type of product you order or the weather in our area to yours may affect the anticipated shipping schedule, shifting earlier or later, depending.

Trees and shrubs are kept in the nursery row until full dormant for optimum stress protection.

In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to send your orders via the U.S. Postal Service or FedEx. Large orders or large items may be shipped to you in multiple packages.

Sorry, we cannot ship products to Hawaii, Alaska, APO/FPO or outside the contiguous United States. Please provide a street address as some products are unable to be delivered to Post Office boxes.

Gardeners who bought this also bought...

Close

Get tips on selecting the best products for your garden!

Gurneys Vegetables

Plus, TODAY, save $25 on your $50+ order.

Oops, there seems to be an error, please re-enter your email address.

Sign up for Gurney's emails for tips on growing your best garden yet, and save hundreds of dollars with our email exclusive offers on vegetables, fruits, fertilizers and more.

Gurney's respect your privacy. Unsubscribe anytime.

close Pop Up