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Basil 'Green Pepper'

120 seeds. Ocimum selloi. Perennial in zone 9.


Basil 'Green Pepper' has leaves that taste like peppers! Grow Green Pepper in part shade as the leaves become tough when grown in full sun. It is also slower growing than Basil Ocimum basilicum . It may be kept as a house plant in cool climates. 


Height 18 inches.


Sowing Basil Seeds


Sow basil indoors 6 weeks before the last frost date, 1/8 inch deep. Transplant 2 weeks after the last frost date. Or direct sow outside after there is no chance of frost. Thin to 10 inches apart. Part shade.

Basil 'Green Pepper'

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