Organic Holy Basil Seeds

Ocimum sanctum

Known as ‘Tulsi’ in India, this is a medicinal variety that flowers all season. The sweet anise scented leaves and flowers are used to make a restorative tea that supports the immune system.

  • USDA Organic

Plant Size : 8 -12 inches

Hardiness : Tender Annual

Sun : Full/Partial

Seed Planting Depth : 0.25"

Days to Harvest : 70 days

Good For Container : Yes

Heirloom size: Open Pollinated

Easy to Grow: Yes

Water: Ample

Days to Germination: 7 - 14 Days

Plant spacing with in a row: 6" - 12"

Edible Flower : Yes

Grow Guide Conditions:

Aromatic basil is a perfect companion plant with tomatoes. It is a warm season crop and is best started indoors 4-6 weeks before your last frost date.

Grow Guide Seed:

Plant seeds ¼ inch deep and place on a heating mat or in a warm place (optimum soil temperature is 70-90°F). Transplant 12 inches apart, or in containers. It can be direct seeded outdoors throughout the summer to keep you in fresh pesto!