Basil 'Large Sweet Genova' Heirloom Seeds - The Jungle Collective

Basil ‘Large Sweet Genova’ Heirloom Seeds

$5.50

This is the quintessential Italian pesto basil, with a flavour that is sweet and peppery. Genovese basil was first bred in the Northwest coast of Italy, specifically the port town of Genoa. This is the preferred pesto basil for serious culinary types and is an incredibly easy to grow and adaptable variety, making this an excellent variety for home gardeners.

 

Approximate no. of seeds: 200

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SKU: LVBA

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Delivery will be with Express Post via Australia Post. Please note if you’ve ordered other plants from our virtual pop-up sales these will be delivered to you via Express Post. You will receive a courtesy email once sent out with your tracking code. Postage is via Express Post Australia.

Care Tips

How to Plant:

Early in the season sow in trays, however once sufficiently warm sow directly into the garden near your tomatoes. Plant two seeds in each hole and water in. Keep moist, not wet, until germination.

 

Spacing: 20 – 25cm

 

Depth: 0 – 1cm

 

Position: Full sun

 

Soil: Free Draining with plenty of compost

 

Companion Plants: Tomatoes

 

Note: We source all of our seeds locally and in small batches to ensure they remain at their maximum viability for germination

 

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