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Basil, 'sweet'      

Couple seeds sown in a pot with Sweet Basil with Claire (and labeling help from Chris) for SFG or Kitchen Garden

This planting is in the 2019 Square Foot Garden (SFG) & Patio garden .

Latest Milestone Sown

Quantity: 1

Plant Basil Ocimum basilicum 8091

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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.

normally grows to a max height of 1.46 feet (that's 45.0 cm metric) so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.

Basil tends to enjoys a full sun position, which is ideal for your garden's sun profile.

Remember to water moderately.

Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (6a) 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.


Linked Plantings & Stash Items

Name Garden Gardener Location Planted Archived

Milestones

  • 22 Mar 2019
    Sown

    Sown day 0


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