Greek Minette Basil

Ocimum basilicum
  • Annual; Grows up to 30cm.
  • Gorgeous green basil seeds that taste delicious!
  • Prefers full sun exposure.

$2.50$3.50 inc GST

Minette Basil

$2.50$3.50 inc GST

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Product Description
Planting Guide

Product Description

A dwarf basil variety packed with flavour. Dwarf bushy habit with small leaves. Very easy to grow and excellent in pots. Classic ingredient used in Greek salads and Pizzas.

Both beautiful and delicious, the Minette compact basil is a must-have for your garden. This type of basil is delicious in pasta sauces and soups and is prized for its gorgeous sphere shape once it's fully grown. It is a quick and high-yield producer, so you'll have plenty of basil all season long.

Planting Guide

Method: Raise Seedlings
Planting Depth: 2mm
Best Planting Season/s: , ,
Germination: 5 to 10 days at 18-35C
Life Cycle: Annual
Plant Height: 30cm
Plant Spacing: 30cm
Position: Full sun / partial shade
Days to maturity/flowering: 60-80 days
Other: Pick regularly to encourage more growth. Keep well-watered. Remove flower buds as soon as they appear for continued leaf growth. Protect from aphids, slugs and snails.