Thai basil is a vigorous grower with purple stems. It is suited to growing in pots and gardens
Growing tips: Plant in a fertile moist soil and fertilise regularly.
Pinch out the tips to promote growth
Position: Full sun to semi shade
Height / spacing: 40cm, 40cm
Uses: A good substitute for french tarragon and great in curry. Companion planting with tomatoes, capsicum and beans will enhance their growth.