Basil African Blue

Ocimum basilicum African Blue

Tender Perennial

Up to 45cm

Large, coarse dark green/purple leaves, pink edible flower from summer until the first frosts, good flavour. As with all Basils, a thirsty plant that likes to be dry overnight when the temperatures drop. Loves sunshine. Use in salads, with tomatoes and in Mediterranean and Italian dishes. Use the flowers as a garnish or in salads and drinks.


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