Lemon Basil – 100 seeds (Free Postage)
Lemon Basil (Ocimum × citriodorum)
A delicious, zesty Basil with a real citrusy zing. Widely used in Asian cuisine it will add a tangy sweetness to curries and seafood
Sow: March to May or indoors all year round in a well-lit location; seeds can be sown directly outdoors in June
Harvest: Summer long
Height: 15 cm
Sow indoors from March through to June, sowing a few seeds per 5cm pot and cover. Position on a sunny windowsill. Once the seedling has sprouted and the plant has 4 small leaves repot to a 10-15 cm pot. If planting outside wait until after the final frost and consider a warm (and a little shady) spot. Soil should be fertile and well drained.
(approx. 100 seeds)