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ErikInTheBakery's Lime Basil Care Instructions
If sowing directly, sow at a depth of approx. 0.12 inches (0.3 cm) and aim for a distance of at least 0.5 inches (1.27 cm) between American basil plants.
Ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant - American basil 'Lime' is known for growing to a height of approximately 45.0 cm (that's 1.46 feet in imperial).
Your garden has partial sun light - try to position in a full sun location instead.
Remember to water moderately.
Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (8b) is within the ideal range for American basil 'Lime'. The recommended range is between Zone 4 and 10.
A soil ph of between 6.0 and 7.5 is ideal for American basil 'Lime' as it does best in acidic to alkaline soil so test your soil acidity often.
More information about Lime Basil is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Lime Basil Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.