Basil Purple Ruffles
This dark purple basil boasts attractive lacerated foliage.
30 seeds per packet
34 in stock
|Climate:||Behaves as perennial in areas with mild and frost-free winters.|
|Sowing guide:||Direct sow in autumn (only in areas with mild winters) or in spring. Alternatively, sow in trays (recommended) and transplant after 6 weeks|
|Germination guide:||5-10 days @ 18 C. Cover seed with layer of vermiculite.|
|Pinch:||Yes, when 20 cm high|
|Flowering time:||Early spring (from an autumn sowing) or 85 days after sowing in spring|
|Final height:||45 cm|
Harvest when stems have hardened or flowers have formed. Cut during the cool part of the day as foliage is prone to wilting in the heat. Place directly into water to hydrate. Expected vase life is 7-10 days.