Ocimum basilicum (Purple Basil)
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Ocimum basilicum

Purple Basil

Purple basil leaves have a beautiful, coppery glow and clove-like, slightly spicy flavor. Use them in salads or preserved in oils and vinegars.
Height: 12-18 in
Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Hardiness Zone: ANNUAL
ITEM # CROP IMAGE SIZE CURRENT AVAIL
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Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes
Container
Plant Habit
Upright
Light Conditions
Sun
Flower Type
Insignificant
Foliage Color
Purple
Leaf Texture
Medium
Growth Rate
Fast
Origin
Europe

Possible Substitution Plants

Swiss Chard 'Bright Lights' Mix