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Basil - Lime - Ocimum americanum
Tender Annual Heirloom. Lime flavor mixed with basil makes this an irresistible herb. Use the 2" green leaves with chicken, fish, salads, and iced tea whenever you want a citrus spark. Substitutes for lemongrass in Asian recipes. Enjoy this distinctive flavor fresh all summer then dried or frozen in ice cubes.
Did You Know? Lime basil makes a novel addition to shortbread cookies, sorbets, and fruit salads.
Soil Temperature: 75-85°F
Planting Depth: 1/4"
Germination: 10-14 Days
Height At Maturity: 12"-20"
Days to Maturity: 65-75 Days
Spacing After Thinning: 8"-10"
Approx Seeds per Pack: 250 Seeds
Peaceful Valley brand vegetable seeds are all non-GMO and Certified Organic.
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