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Sown from my Basil 'Red' Seeds.
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.
Red 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.
Your garden has partial sun light - a full sun position will ensure your plant thrives.
Remember to water moderately.
Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (8) is within the ideal range for Basil 'Red'. The recommended range is between Zone 4 and 10.
Try to keep the ph of your soil between the range of 6.0 and 7.5 as Basil 'Red' likes to be in acidic to alkaline soil.
More information about Basil 'Red' is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Basil 'Red' Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.
Harvesting day 161
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Repotted day 82
Moved to the new basil containerRepotting day
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Showing True Leaves day 23
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Sprouting day 3
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