Greek Columnar Sweet Basil
Full sun, Partial sun
Needs regular watering- keep soil evenly moist but not soggy
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||OSS-ih-mum bass-IL-ee-kum|
|Average Size at Maturity||24-36" tall x 9-12" wide|
|Bloom Time||Summer; Grown for edible foliage|
|Flower Attribute||Showy Flowers|
|Landscape Use||Border, Houseplant|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, Edible, Gift Plant, Pet Friendly|
|Watering Needs||Needs regular watering- keep soil evenly moist but not soggy|
Easily grown in average, evenly moist, well-drained soils. Apply a slow-release fertilizer in spring. Harvest leaves when young for best flavor. Pinch off flower stems to encourage dense new growth. Warm season annual.
This Plant's Growing Zones: All