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Basil 'Lemon'

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Basil 'Lemon'

Ocimum basilicum

Lemony aroma and flavor. Used to flavor soups, stews, tomato dishes, and herb vinegars.

Attractive, spreading silver-green plant with lemony aroma and flavor is great for potpourris, tea, chicken, fish, vegetables and herb vinegars. An annual, so it will last but a year in its native climate. This variety tends to bloom in mid-summer.

Normally fairly low maintenance and is normally quite easy to grow.

  • Basil picked for use in the kitchen is best held in a glass of water at room temperature.
  • Height: 12-18 inches
  • Spacing: 8-10 inches