Bright green leaves, white flowers and a sweet, tangy lemon basil flavor make Lemon Basil an important resident for your kitchen garden. The delicate flavor of this basil is perfect for seasoning summer dishes including salads, pasta, vegetables, chicken and fish. Be sure to collect some to add a citrusy note to your potpourri.
This basil is an heirloom plant that adds fragrance and beauty.The flowers can be cut for bouquets.
Protect from frost. Prefers rich, moist and warm soil and appreciates a bit of compost or fertilizer. Pinch back to keep the plant bushy and full.
Height: 18-24 Inches
Spread: 12-12 Inches
USDA Zone: Annual