Botanical Name: Ocimum basilicum
A wonderful aromatic herb with beautiful purple-green leaves. It has a mild licorice or aniseed smell & flavour making it perfect for many Asian dishes.
It makes an excellent potted herb and can be grown successfully indoors or outdoors. Useful as a border plant and can be grown well in pots and containers. Basil prefers warm conditions and full sun.
We hope you enjoy these herb seeds, just another great example of vegetable seeds from Mr Fothergill’s!