150 seeds. 60-90 days. Ocimum basilicum. Annual.
Basil 'Lime' has green leaves with a sweet citrus fragrance and taste. Its bright taste pairs well with fish and can make a lovely salad dressing. This basil originally came from Thailand.
Height 20 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. Full sun.
Photo courtesy of Diane's Flower Seeds
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