PURPLE DARK OPAL BASIL SEEDS (O. BASILICUM)
Open yourself up for the healing combination of Purple Dark Opal Basil and the Judgement card. This multifaceted basil will bring you the inner peace you have always deserved.
Ocimum Basilicum Annual
Beautiful purple flowers with deep red stems. Provides a pleasant contrast with green basil. Great as an addition to salads, or for adding color to basil vinegars. While typically used in pasta or pesto, this basil can also be made into a therapeutic tea as it can bring healing and calm to stomach ailments. Very uniform, all purple strain. Annual.
Envelopes contain 15 seeds.
- SUN NEEDS: full sun (minimum of 6 hours)
- PLANTING DEPTH: 1/8 inches
- GERMINATION: 5-30 days
- MATURITY: 50-60 days
- PLANT HEIGHT: 12-18 inches
- SOIL TYPE: rich well-drained soil
- HARDINESS ZONES: 4-10
- SUPPORT NEEDED: none
Sow seeds outdoors 4-6 weeks after last frost. They can be planted indoors 4-6 weeks before planting transplanting. Sow often for continuous summer harvests. Pinch off flower stalks to keep plants from bolting.