Sweet Basil. Very compact plant ideal for growing in pots.
Sow end March - April. Sow seeds in a seed tray, cover with 0.3 - 0.5 cm moist compost. Place in a warm (min 20°C), light place.
Transfer seedlings into small pots. Grow the plants on in a warm place and place outside in June or plant in a greenhouse at a spacing of 25x25 cm. Harvest in July by cutting of the top of the main shoot. The plant will produce side shoots for a later harvest.