Lime Basil, organic seeds
"O.americanum" is an unusual basil from America with a distinct spicy aroma of lime. It is especially suitable for fish and salads. The plant grows 50-60 cm tall with medium small dark-green leaves and a fresh delicious taste. A portion contains about 200 seeds.
|Scientific name:||Ocimum americanum|
|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, either leaf by leaf of by cutting down the entire plant one or a few times throughout the season.
A portion contains about 200 seeds.