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Ocimum basilicum 'Greek'

Greek Basil

Basil

Comments

A compact variety producing flower spikes adorned with white flowers in mid summer; aromatic leaves are small, but full of flavor; great for mixed containers, herb gardens, and annual beds

Description

A compact variety producing flower spikes adorned with white flowers in mid summer; aromatic leaves are small, but full of flavor; great for mixed containers, herb gardens, and annual beds

Landscape Attributes

Planting & Growing

Greek Basil will grow to be about 12 inches tall at maturity, with a spread of 12 inches. When grown in masses or used as a bedding plant, individual plants should be spaced approximately 10 inches apart. This fast-growing annual will normally live for one full growing season, needing replacement the following year.

Light Requirement:

full sun

full sun

Moisture:

average to moist

Cold Hardy to Zone:

1a

Height(inches):

Spread:

Soil pH:

Soil Type:

14 inches

12 inches

Deer Resistant:

true

Fall Color

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