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Basil 'Red Rubin'   

Organic. Started from seed.

This planting has been archived (Other).


Quantity: 1

Plant Basil Ocimum basilicum 8086
Variety Red Rubin 200


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.

Red Rubin 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 (6b) is within the ideal range for Basil 'Red Rubin'. 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 Rubin' likes to be in acidic to alkaline soil.

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

Linked Plantings & Stash Items

Name Garden Gardener Location Planted Archived


  • 04 May 2007

    Sown day 0


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