Sweet basil is an easy to grow annual that develops into an attractive bushy plant with aromatic, spicy leaves. Reaching a height of 45-60cm (18-24"), the leaves can be added to countless dishes.
Basil is one of the most popular culinary herbs. Leaves are distinctly aromatic and full of flavour. Basil can be added in fresh or cooked in veggies, pasta, pizza and more. Basil requires warmth to grow so choose a sunny warm area in your garden or in pots. Plants started indoors can be set out after risk of frost.