Basil Purple Leaf Microgreen Bulk Seeds


  • Purple, reddish cotyledons.
  • Large leaf, Italian variety.
  • Popular choice with chefs.
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Purple Basil Microgreen Seeds – Bulk, Open Pollinated

  • Fast growing alternative to mature basil.
  • 10 x 20″ tray yields approx. 220 grams.


  • Do not pre-soak seeds.
  • Sow rate: 28 grams for a 10 x 20″ growing tray.
  • 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.


  • Space plants  20 – 25 cm.
  • Space rows: 30 – 50 cm.
  • Sowing depth: 0.5 cm.
  • Soil temperature: 18 – 35 degrees Celsius.
  • Maturity: 70 – 85 days.
  • Tropics: All year, Subtropics: Aug – Feb.
  • Cold climates: Sept – Jan.
  • Keep well watered.


  • Variety: Ocimum Basilicum (Red Rubin)
  • Non-GMO.
  • Non-hybrid. Open-pollinated.
  • 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, Grains, cereals & pulses should be refrigerated. This warranty is limited to the purchase price only and no further warranty is expressed or implied. Australian consumer protection laws apply to any purchase made with Seedmart Australia