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Ensure a rough distance of 0.5 inches (1.27 cm) between seeds when sowing - look to sow at a depth of approximately 0.12 inches (0.3 cm) when sowing directly.
Basil 'Genovese' 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.
Basil 'Genovese' tends to enjoys a full sun position, which is ideal for your garden's sun profile.
Your garden contains clay soil - try planting Basil 'Genovese' in loam soil for best results.
Remember to water moderately.
Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (5b) is within the ideal range for Basil 'Genovese'. The recommended range is between Zone 4 and 10.
Ensure your soil has a ph of between 6.0 and 7.5 as Basil 'Genovese' is a acidic to alkaline soil loving plant.
More information about Basil "Genovese" is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Basil "Genovese" Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.