Italian Large Leaf Basil
This popular Basil variety has the largest leaves of any of the basil varieties. Sweet, spicy flavor can be used in a wide variety of ways in the kitchen…cooked, fresh, in sauces, salads, cooked dishes, etc! Plants grow 24 to 32″ tall with large green leaves from 2 to 4″ long. Compared to Genovese, the scent and taste is more sweet and mild. Slow bolting. This variety self sows freely, so deadhead if you do not want volunteer seedlings! Italian Large Leaf Basil is suitable for growing in containers, and attractive to bees, butterflies, and/or birds.
Herb plugs are between 2-4 inches tall and nicely rooted. They will be packaged to stay moist in order to be shipped.