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Purple Dark Opal Basil
Purple Dark Opal Basil

Purple Dark Opal Basil

Regular price $6.00
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Open yourself up for the healing combination of Purple Dark Opal Basil and the Judgement card. This multifaceted basil will bring you the inner peace you have always deserved.

Beautiful purple flowers with deep red stems. Provides a pleasant contrast with green basil. Great as an addition to salads, or for adding color to basil vinegars. While typically used in pasta or pesto, this basil can also be made into a therapeutic tea as it can bring healing and calm to stomach ailments. Very uniform, all purple strain. Annual.

Envelopes contain 15 seeds

Ocimum basilicum Annual

SUN NEEDS: full sun (minimum of 6 hours)
PLANTING DEPTH: 1/8 inches
GERMINATION: 5-30 days
MATURITY: 50-60 days
PLANT HEIGHT: 12-18 inches
SOIL TYPE: rich well-drained soil
HARDINESS ZONES: 4-10
SUPPORT NEEDED: none

Sow seeds outdoors 4-6 weeks after last frost. They can be planted indoors 4-6 weeks before planting transplanting. Sow often for continuous summer harvests. Pinch off flower stalks to keep plants from bolting.