How to grow basil
Characteristics of Ocimum basilicum
|Annual herb up to 1 m. Erect stems, round below, squared above.|
Ovate or lanceolate leaves, opposite till 5 cm long, long petiolated, darker above.
It flowers from spring to summer
|Keep humidity constant. Place the pot on a container with water.|
|Use indoor. Sow your seeds when frost are over. It needs a warm climate.|
|Place in full sun|
|Propagate from seeds in Spring.|
|Garden compost, with a pH about 6, well drained. Use liquid fertilizer.|
|Medicinal plant. See more information in the listing below|
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23 November, 2020