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Basil 'ALBAHACA Abundante'

Ocimum basilicum

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'ALBAHACA Abundante' is a Basil variety in the Ocimum genus with a scientific name of Ocimum basilicum. This variety is an Herb that typically grows as an Annual, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of a single year. ALBAHACA Abundante is known for growing with a forb-like habit to a height of approximately 45.0 cm (that's 1.46 feet in imperial).

ALBAHACA Abundante Basil is normally fairly low maintenance and is normally quite easy to grow, as long as a level of basic care is provided throughout the year. Being aware of the basic soil, sun and water preferences will result in a happier and healthier plant.

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about ALBAHACA Abundante have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow ALBAHACA Abundante

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Try to plant in a location that enjoys full sun and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that ALBAHACA Abundante is thought of as half hardy, so it will require protection in frosts and low temperatures. The USDA Hardiness Zones typically associated with ALBAHACA Abundante are Zone 4 and Zone 10. Ideally plant in loamy, sandy and silty soil and try to keep the ph of your soil between the range of 5.5 and 7.0 as ALBAHACA Abundante likes to be in weakly acidic soil to neutral soil.

Growing ALBAHACA Abundante from seed

Sow at a depth of approx. 0.12 inches (0.3 cm) and aim for a distance of at least 0.5 inches (1.27 cm) between Basil plants. Soil temperature should be kept higher than 10°C / 50°F to ensure good germination.

By our calculations, you should look at sowing ALBAHACA Abundante about 20 days before your last frost date.

Transplanting ALBAHACA Abundante

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as ALBAHACA Abundante is a half hardy plant.

Harvesting ALBAHACA Abundante

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