BASIL, Italian Large Leaf

BASIL, Italian Large Leaf BASIL, Italian Large Leaf

This sweet basil has large, medium-dark green leaves that have a sweeter, less clove-like flavor than other varieties. The leaves can grow up to 4” long and plants can yield an abundance of purely perfected pesto! Italian Large Leaf bolts a week later than most basils. Plants require moist, well-drained soil.

Genus:

Ocimum

Species:

basilicum

Cultivar:

Italian Large Leaf

Foliage Color:

Green

Flower Color:

White

Flower Time:

Mid season

Sun Exposure:

Sun

Soil Condition:

Well-drained

Habit:

Upright

Mature Height:

24-30"

Mature Spread:

12-18"

Special Uses:

Attracts birds

Attracts birds


Attracts butterflies

Attracts butterflies


Fragrant

Fragrant


Edible

Edible

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