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Sown from my Basil Seeds.

Quantity: 1

Plant Basil Ocimum basilicum 8067


Care Instructions

If you would like to sow this plant directly, try 0.2 inches (0.5 cm) deep with a guideline distance of 0.5 inches (1.27 cm).

Ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant - Basil 'Italian Large Leaf' is known for growing to a height of approximately 45.0 cm (that's 1.46 feet in imperial).

Your garden has full sun light which is ideal for Basil 'Italian Large Leaf'.

Remember to water moderately.

Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (6) is within the ideal range for Basil 'Italian Large Leaf'. The recommended range is between Zone 4 and 10.

Basil 'Italian Large Leaf' ideally needs a soil ph of 6.0 to 7.5 (acidic to alkaline soil), so check your soil acidity regularily.

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

Harvest Tally

1.0 bunch + 3.0 bag + 5.0 item

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Awesome plants! Hopefully my basil looks as good as yours.

Posted on 04 Jun 10 (almost 9 years ago)


Folia Helper

United States6a

They did do quite well! I have to take some pictures of them now that they’re planted out in the garden. They were quite happy to get out there and have more space!

Posted on 04 Jun 10 (almost 9 years ago)

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