Basil Genovese Herb Seeds

$9.99$89.99

  • Grow as a herb or microgreens.
  • Large leaf Italian variety.
  • Aromatic & sweet flavour.
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Basil Genovese Herb Seeds – Bulk & Heirloom

  • Traditional, Italian variety.
  • Relatively slow to bolt.
  • Large leaves (up to 8 cm).
  • Great for pesto and tomato dishes.

How to Grow Basil Herbs

  • Space plants  30 cm.
  • Space rows: 30 – 50 cm.
  • Sowing depth: 0.5 cm.
  • Soil temperature: 18 – 35 degrees Celsius.
  • Maturity: 60 – 80 days.
  • Tropics: Plant all year.
  • Subtropics: Aug – Jan.
  • Mild climate: Sept – Dec.
  • Frost & cold climate: Sept – Jan.
  • Keep well watered. Moist, well-drained soil.

How to Grow Basil Microgreens

  • Do not pre-soak seeds.
  • Moisten soil, flatten 3-4 cm soil in tray.
  • Cover for 4-6 days with tray lid. Store in well ventilated area away from light until the seeds germinate. Lightly water 1-2 times daily.
  • Uncover and place in light. Water 1-2 times daily.
  • Harvest time: Approximately 12-16 days.

PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS

  • Botanical name: Ocimum Basilcum
  • Non-GMO.
  • Open-pollinated.
  • No chemical treatment.
  • We do not ship to WA or Tasmania due to quarantine restrictions.

 

Seed Germination Guarantee

Seed Guarantee

Our seeds come with a satisfactory germination rate guarantee for 3 months from date of purchase if stored correctly. Store seeds in a cool, dry place (under 10°C) or in an airtight container in the fridge. Do not expose to moisture or direct sunlight.