Red Basil, Rosso, organic seeds

Eco

Information

Has dark-violet slightly crumpled leaves of bronze-like tone. The plant is sturdy, about 40 cm tall yielding a good crop of very aromatic, tasty leaves. A portion contains about 200 seeds.


 

Product number:K210
Scientific name:Ocimum basilicum
Botanic family:The Mint family - Lamiaceae
Organic:Yes
Lifespan:Annual
F1 Hybrid:No
New variety:No
Sowing time:Pre-cultivate: March–July
Sowing depth:0,2 cm
Plant spacing:25 cm
Row spacing:30 cm
Germination time:5–15 days
Height:50
Plant location:Sun–Half shade
Harvest/blooming:June–September
Seeds/g:700 seeds
Other:Light germinating
Heirloom variety:No

Cultivation advice

Sowing

Sow 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.

Spacing

Keep 25 cm between plants and 30 cm between rows. 

Harvest

Harvest through the season, either leaf by leaf of by cutting down the entire plant one or a few times throughout the season. 

Seed

700 seeds/g.
A portion contains about 200 seeds.