Basil ‘Dark Opal’ is an annual, dark purple basil with medium-sized leaves. You can pick the leaves for immediate use and drying. Suitable for cultivation in pots. Requires a warm and sheltered place. Once the stems harden, only the leaves can be used.
Sow in trays or pots, 4-8 seeds per pot. Fertilize the soil well; basil requires a lot of heat, light, food and water. Plant pots or clusters of young plants 20 x 20 cm. Harvest: cut stems about 10 cm above ground level. Can be harvested several times after regrowth.
Package content: 1 gram (for min. 15 m2)
Weight seeds: 800 seeds per gram
Planting distance: 20×20 cm
Plant height: 20-50 cm
These seeds come from “De Bolster”; they produce organic seeds, purely natural: no use of artificial fertilizers or pesticides. Organic also means that these seeds are completely free of genetic modification (GMO). All varieties are free of patents.