Genovese Basil -

(Ocimum basilicum 'Genovese')

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Other Common Names: Basil, Sweet Basil
Family: Lamiaceae Genus: Ocimum Species: basilicum Cultivar: 'Genovese'
Genovese Basil
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Genovese Basil Overview


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Plant Type: Annual Bedding, Herb

Sun Exposure: Full / Mostly Sun

Soil Type: Loam

Soil Drainage: Well Drained

Water Needs: Average, Low

Level of Care: Low

Growth Rates: Fast

Flower Color: White

Foliage Color: Medium Green

Average Height: 1' to 2'

Average Width: 1' to 2'

Fragrances: Fragrant Foliage

Season of Color: Summer Blooms

Resistant To: Disease, Heat, Insect

Landscape Uses: Containers / Planters, Outdoor Living Areas

Growth Habits: Bushy, Rounded, Upright

Theme Gardens: Cottage, Herb

Culinary Usages: Dressings / Marinade, Drinks / Teas / Juices, Garnish, Meat, Oil / Vinegars, Pasta Dishes, Potatoes, Sauces / Salsa, Soups / Stews, Vegetable Dishes

Soil pH: 6, 6.5, 7, 7.5

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