DescriptionAward winning basil from the Middle East with spicy, lemon and distinctive licorice tones. Known as Rayhan in Persia (Iran). Strong vigorous plants have sturdy branches with prolific green leaves and beautiful pink flowers at maturity that are attractive to bees. Great ornamental plant, as well as being useful in North African, Middle Eastern and Asian cuisine.
Matures 60-70 days from transplant.
|OPTIMUM SOIL TEMP FOR GERMINATION||DAYS TO GERMINATION||HEIGHT||DISTANCE APART TO PLANT SEEDLINGS||WHEN TO SOW||NUMBER OF SEEDS PER PACKET||PREFERRED GROWING METHOD||BEST USE|
|20-25||7-14||40cm||12cm||2.3||350||Transplant||Edible or culinary|