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Basil Bosham

Description

Basil Bosham - NEW TO KINGS

A robust, upright basil with compact mid green flat leaves with a slightly curled edge. Ideal for growing in pots all year round on Windowsills.

Annual herb.

Product Part Number: 80274

Pack Size: 750 Seeds

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Price (Inc. VAT): £1.80

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When to sow
  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • Jul
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec

When to Sow Bosham Basil Seeds

All Year round

Plant

May to June

Harvest

All year round

Where to Sow

Sow seeds  0.5cm (¼") deep, in small trays of compost  and lightly cover the seeds with a sprinkling of compost, and place at a  temperature of 15-20°C .  Alternatively sow direct outside in April and May  into shallow seed drills.   

What to do next

Prick out seedlings individually to 7cm (3") pots, once large enough to handle. Grow on in cooler conditions , then gradually harden off plants in a cold frame before planting out after risk of frost has passed. Transplant to final positions 30cm (12in) apart or into larger containers, or grow a few in pots on a light windowsill all year round.                                                                   
Direct sown seedlings can be thinned to 15-30cm (6-12in) apart and harvested as required.


Handy Tip

Should be added to cooked dishes only minutes before use to retain the strength of flavour.

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