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Basil Thai Siam Queen


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  • 9 Units in Stock

250 seeds (approx.) 

A wonderful aromatic oriental herb with beautiful purple-green leaves and a milder flavor than Sweet Basil commonly used in Vietnamese and Thai cooking.

It makes an excellent potted herb and can be grown successfully indoors or outdoors. 

Prefers warm conditions and full sun. 

Height up to 40cm.

Taste of Asia!

Sow April in trays, pots of good seed compost in a warm place to maintain an ideal temperature of 55-60F.

  • Sow in well-drained compost, just covering the seed with compost, but do not exclude light, which is beneficial to germination.
  • Germination usually takes 14-30 days.
  • Transplant seedlings when large enough to handle.
  • Harden off and plant out 30cm (12in) apart when all risk of frost has passed.
  • Prefers a well-drained soil and a sheltered sunny site. Can also be grown on a sunny windowsill.

This product was added to our catalog on Saturday 24 May, 2014.