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
23529.PTH 6 Flat 0
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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

Ocimum x citriodorum