BASIL, Genovese Red Freddy

BASIL, Genovese Red Freddy BASIL, Genovese Red Freddy

This classic, authentic, Italian sweet basil has large dark red leaves that lend excellent flavor to a wide range of dishes and pesto. Plants are slow to bolt and benefit from pinching to promote branching and higher yields. Plants require moist, well-drained soil.

Genus:

Ocimum

Species:

basilicum

Cultivar:

Genovese Red Freddy

Foliage Color:

Purple

Flower Color:

White

Flower Time:

Mid season

Sun Exposure:

Sun

Soil Condition:

Well-drained

Habit:

Upright

Mature Height:

21"

Mature Spread:

12-18"

Special Uses:

Attracts birds

Attracts birds


Attracts butterflies

Attracts butterflies


Fragrant

Fragrant


Edible

Edible

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