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Martha's Garden Purple Basil produces vibrant purple leaves that are perfect for cooking or garnishing your favorite dishes. The plants are highly productive, making it easy to harvest fresh basil all season long. With a strong and slightly spicy basil flavor, these seeds are sure to be a favorite among home chefs and gardeners alike. Packet contains ~ 100 seeds.


  • annual
  • ~70 days to maturity

Basil - Purple Basil Seeds

  • Start basil seeds indoors 4-6 weeks prior to your last frost date. Sow seeds 1/8 inch (3 mm) deep and cover lightly. Keep moist until germination in ~10-14 days.

    Transplant after the risk of frost has passed in a sunny location with plants spaced 24-36 inches (60-90 cm) apart.

  • Ocimum basilicum

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