Ocimum basilicum. Genovese basil's strong flavor and aroma make it the favorite of many for making pesto. This variety is relatively slow to bolt, allowing 7 - 8 cuttings. 12-18 " tall. Not from our seed bank collection, but your purchase supports our conservation mission.
- Basil loves the heat of summer but is highly sensitive to frost.
- Approx. 1g/200 seeds per packet.