Red Leaved Basil Seeds By Johnsons 300 Seeds*
Aromatic deep red-purple leaves, which add wonderful colour to salads, pasta dishes and pizzas.
Provides rich colour to herb gardens.
When; Sow March to May or all year round for indoor pots.
Where; In pots or trays of moist compost.
How; Sow thinly, cover lightly with compost. Keep at 15°C to 20°C and keep moist. Seedlings should appear in 7 to 14 days.
Care; If needed, thin plants to other pots or trays. To grow outdoors, Harden off for a few days in late may, but avoid frosts.
Transplant at least 15cm apart, in the plants final growing position. To grow indoors, transplant to 15cm pots of compost. Position in a light and airy location.
When; Sow May to June.
Where; In final growing position.
How; Sow thinly and cover lightly with fine soil. For a continuous supply, make sowings at three weekly intervals.
Care; If needed, when large enough, thin to 15cm apart in final growing position.
Indoor; All year round.
Outdoors; June to November.
* Approximately 300 Seeds