Lemon Basil, organic seeds
Is a variant of basil with lemony aroma and somewhat smaller leaves. It has a very pleasant taste of lemon mixed with basil. Use it as ordinary basil, chiefly in herb vinegar with fish. A portion contains about 400 seeds.
|Scientific name:||Ocimium basilicum var. Citriodora|
|Botanic family:||The Mint Family - Lamiaceae|
|Sowing time:||Pre-cultivate: March–July|
|Sowing depth:||0,2 cm|
|Plant spacing:||25 cm|
|Row spacing:||30 cm|
|Germination time:||5–15 days|
|Plant location:||Sun–Half shade|
SowingSow very shallowly indoors 6 weeks before setting out at 25 cm of mutual distance when the risk of frost is over and the soil has warmed up.
SpacingKeep 25 cm between plants and 30 cm between rows.
HarvestHarvest through the season, before the frost arrives.
A portion contains about 400 seeds.