Pesto Perpetuo Basil
Ocimum x citriodorum 'Pesto Perpetuo' PP #16,260
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate grower to 14 to 18 in. tall, 24 to 30 in. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Valued for foliage|
|Flower Attribute||Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Cottage, Mediterranean|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Patent Act||Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.|
|Soil Needs||All-Purpose Plant Food|
|Special Feature||Dramatic Foliage Color, Edible, Gift Plant|
|Watering Needs||Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
Provide well drained soil. Follow a regular watering schedule to establish a deep, extensive root system. May be pinched back to promote dense growth. Feed with an organic, slow release fertilizer.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 9 - 11