Ocimum basilicum Genovese
Green leaves, strong scent, most popular basil. The most widely recognised and used Basil. A bushy plant with ovate, glossy bright green leaves, this annual has a tall and uniform habit. Genovese Basil has a strong flavour and aroma and is a favourite amongst Basils. Best if not allowed to flower, so keep picking and using. Plant in full sun in a well drained site.