Basil Sweet Genovese ORGANIC


Botanical Name: Ocimum basilicum

A popular, aromatic addition to many mediterranean dishes, delicious with tomatoes. Quick and easy to grow, reaching around 40cm (16in).

Learn some benefits of growing from seed or browse through other Herb Varieties!

How To Grow

Sow 5mm (0.25in) deep and 30cm (12in) apart where they are to grow in a sunny position and rich well drained soil. Keep moist. Can be grown all year round indoors in good natural light - a northfacing windowsill is perfect.

When To Plant

South Island: Jan, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec

North Island: Jan, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec


Pick leaves as required