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  tommyryan's Italian Large Leaf Basil x 30 Harvesting

Plant: Basil (Ocimum basilicum) | Variety: Italian Large Leaf

This planting has been archived (harvested)

Did a full tray of this basil. Put an indention in he middle of each tray and put about 3 seeds in each pot in the tray. There are 30 pots built into the tray.



Planting Data

Basil (7453)
Italian Large Leaf (345)

Purchased from Botanical Interests

tommyryan's Italian Large Leaf Basil Care Instructions

Ensure a rough distance of 0.5 inches (1.27 cm) between seeds when sowing - look to sow at a depth of approximately 0.2 inches (0.5 cm) when sowing directly.

Basil 'Italian Large Leaf' 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 is in partial sun light: Basil 'Italian Large Leaf' likes a position of full sun.

Remember to water moderately.

Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (7b) is within the ideal range for Basil 'Italian Large Leaf'. The recommended range is between Zone 4 and 10.

Basil 'Italian Large Leaf' requires a soil ph of 6.0 - 7.5 meaning it does best in acidic to alkaline soil.

More information about Italian Large Leaf Basil is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Italian Large Leaf Basil Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.


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