Brand: Peaceful Valley
Item Number: SNV5460

Organic Basil, Ornamental Mix (1/4 lb)

Four Varietal Compliments

USDA Certified Organic

Regular price
$41.99 /1/4 Lb
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$41.99
Sold out for the season. Available again in January 2021.
Quantity Discounts for Organic Basil, Ornamental Mix (1/4 lb)
Buy 10 for $37.79 each
Buy 25 for $33.59 each
Buy 50 for $31.49 each

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Description

Basil - Ornamental Mix - Ocimum basilicum

Annual An attractive mix of Cinnamon, Purple Opal, Spicy Globe, and Italian Large Leaf Basil. These showy basils will spice up your yard and your dinner. Each has its own distinct flavor, color, and growth habit that create variety that is sure to delight. The seeds are not color coded.

Did You Know? The ancient Greeks and Romans believed basil seeds would only germinate if you cursed and shouted while sowing the seed.

Soil and Water: Plant in full sun in well-draining soil. Basil does not require fertile soil, however it performs best when organic matter and nitrogen are added. Provide even water throughout development.

Planting and Growing: Start seeds indoors 4-6 weeks before the last frost, or sow directly once soil temperatures have reached at least 70°F. Pinch ends during development for a bushy plant. Sow heavily and thin to the most vigorous seedlings.

Harvesting and Storage: Regular harvesting will keep production high. Use leaves fresh or frozen. Remove flower stalks to extend harvest. Be sure to make the last harvest prior to first frost.

Soil Temperature: 75-85°F
Planting Depth: 1/4"
Germination: 5-10 Days
Height At Maturity: 12"-24"
Days To Maturity: 60-90 Days
Sun/Shade: Full Sun
Spacing After Thinning: 18"-24"
Approx Seeds per 1/4 Pound: 84,879 Seeds

Peaceful Valley brand vegetable seeds are all non-GMO and Certified Organic.
Buy with confidence and plant the best!

Features

  • Attracts Bees/Butterflies
  • Container Compatible
  • Does Not Require Support
  • Edible Flower
  • Fragrant
  • Good for Drying
  • Greenhouse Compatible
  • Requires Summer Water
  • Useful for Ornamental

Characteristics

Organic Status :
Certified Organic Product
Approximate Harvest Time : Early Fall
Approximate Harvest Time : Early Summer
Approximate Harvest Time : Late Summer
Growth Habit : Herbaceous
Life Cycle : Tender Annual
Plant Usage : Attracts Bees/Butterflies
Plant Usage : Culinary Herb
Plant Usage : Ornamental
Planting Time : Spring
Planting Time : Summer
Seed Unit Sizes : Bulk
Soil pH : 5.6 - 6.0
Soil pH : 6.1 - 6.5
Starting Location : Direct Sow
Starting Location : Start Indoors & Transplant
Sun Requirements : Full Sun
Useful Plant Part : Leaves

Useful Information

Shipping

Shipping Weight: 0.3 lb

Dimensions: 8"L x 4"W x 0.75"H

Guarantee

Peaceful Valley Farm & Garden Supply brand vegetable seeds are guaranteed to germinate. Once the seeds have sprouted, please understand that Peaceful Valley cannot be held responsible for the many uncontrollable growing and climatic conditions that must be met to ensure the success of your crop(s).

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