Basil, Lime Basil


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Basil, Lime Basil, Ocimum canum, Organic, GMO Free, 4in potted plant, Heirloom Plants

Name: Basil, Kivumbasi Lime
Scientific Name: Ocimum Canum
Family: Lamiaceae

Unique basil with a lime scent and flavor is sure to catch not only your eye, but your palate as well. A favorite of creative and adventurous chefs – This basil makes a good substitute for your everyday basil in dishes that like a bit of a citrus twist, such as seafood.
Just as easy to grow as any other basil, just give this plant plenty of sun and keep evenly moist and you’ll have handfuls of fresh basil leaves to use in the kitchen in no time.

Origination: Zanzibar
Recommended Uses: Culanary
Height: usually about 18”tall; 24” when blooming
Hardiness: zones: USDA 3-10
Flower Color: White (pollinator attractor)
Maturity: 60-90 days