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Basil Seeds - Dark Opal

  • Catalogue Code 1020-2004
  • Pack Contents: 300+ Seeds

Beautiful deep purple glossy leaves, with the same culinary uses as Sweet Basil, but also wonderfully ornamental in the flower bed or in a container.

The pale pink flowers are a beautiful contrast to the dark foliage and the bees just love it.

Use as a garnish, in salads, and to flavour vinegar. Also good for drying.

Features

  • Good in containers and pots
  • Will flower well in full sun

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Harvest
25-Jun-2017
Rating:3

First batch didn't germinate

26-Apr-2017
Rating:5

All good and sprouted , pleased.

21-Jan-2017
Rating:5

Excellent

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