Basil Sweet (H007R)
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H H annual Culinary herb
Basil Sweet is the most commonly grown variety, taller with larger leaves, uses in salads especially with tomatoes, pasta sauces, pesto, combines well with garlic. Requires a sunny sheltered position. By removing flowering shoots the plant will produce more shoots which will increase the harvest of leaves. Basil Sweet is excellent to grow alongside tomatoes for a companion plant. Ideal for Micro Greens & Baby Leaf Herbs and to grow indoors on a sunny windowsill. Which Best Buy - best for the kitchen. Approx 550 seeds per gram
General Sowing Information: Sow at closer denesity than normal, harvest when leaves are young and tender. Many varieties are cut and come again, successional sowings throughout the growing season will ensure a continuous supply of salad leaf.