Basil Lemon


  • Ocimum basilicum var citriodora
  • Seed Packet contains approx 200 seeds.
  • Open Pollinated. Untreated Seed

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Basil Lemon

Basil Lemon is a Genovese style Basil with intense lemon aromas that is commonly used in South East Asian cooking. Lemon Basil grows up to 50cm tall, has light green leaves and stems topped with white flowers in late summer/early autumn. Ensure you keep pinching the leaves from the top to encourage a bushy plant.

When to Sow

Cool Climate: OCT – JAN (Heat Mat preferable)

Temperate: SEPT – FEB

Sub – Tropical: AUG – MAR

Tropical: ALL YEAR (bonus)

Arid: SEPT – MAR

  • Cut back to twin leaf as two new leaves will regrow for bushy plant

Spacing 30cm, great in pots.

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