This basil is a deep purple version of the green sweet basil. Highly aromatic and decorative. Its suits growth in pots or garden beds.
Basil is a wonderful addition to tomato dishes and a must have for any summer garden.
Growing tips: Basil prefers a rich moist soil.
Regular picking will promote growth.
Keep well watered and fertilised
Position: Full sun to part shade
Height / spacing: 30cm, 30cm
Uses: Apart from its culinary use in pesto, pasta and tomato dishes, planting it near capsicum, tomato and beans will enhance their growth.