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.
Sow – mid September to December (Cool Climate). Needs bottom heat 21C minimum if started early.
Spacing – 30cm, great in pots.