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Australia's finest range of heirloom seeds since 1986

Basil

Dark Opal

(Ocimum basilicum)

Dark purple foliage, fine sweet anise flavour, excellent for seasoning and for basil vinegar turning attractive red colour, annual to 70cm, sow spring and summer.

Seed count: 600/g.

Available options:

Eden Seeds
Packet (120 seeds) $3.50
Qty
5g $6.00
Qty
20g $16.00
Qty

Basil planting information:

When To Plant In Australia
Tropics:All Year
Subtropic:Aug-Jan
Mild:Sep-Dec
Cold/Frost:Sep-Jan
Seed Sowing
Plant space cm:20-25
Row space cm:30-50
Depth cm:0.5
Best soil temp:18-35 °C
Sow after frost:Yes
 
Other Info
Number of seeds per gram:500-1000
Average days to maturity:70-84
Seed savers needed
Sprout & Eat
Sprout & Cut
Companion Planting
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