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jenniferworthen's Basil 'Lime' Care Instructions
Try for a seed spacing of at approx. 0.5 inches (1.27 cm) and sow at a depth of around 0.12 inches (0.3 cm) if planning to sow direct.
American basil 'Lime' normally tends to reach to a mature height of 45.0 cm [imperial: 1.46 feet] so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.
Your garden has don't know 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 Basil 'Lime' is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Basil 'Lime' Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.