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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.
Basil normally grows to a mature height of 45.0 cm (that's 1.46 feet imperial) so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.
Your garden is in partial sun light: Basil enjoys a full sun position, so make adjustments where necessary.
Remember to water moderately.
Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (7b) is within the ideal range for Basil. The recommended range is between Zone 4 and 10.
Ensure your soil has a ph of between 6.0 and 7.5 as Basil is a acidic to alkaline soil loving plant.
More information about Basil 'Sweet' is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Basil 'Sweet' Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.
Reviewed day 317
This was the most vigorous basil I’ve ever had, though that’s not saying much as sweet basil and I don’t get along all that well. Still, it’s good to know that growing it from seed is worth it. The taste was exemplary.
Flowering day 125
Moved day 54
Showing True Leaves day 18
Sprouting day 5
Sown day 0