Lettuce Leaf Basil - Ocimum basilicum 'Crispum'

A popular garden herb with large crinkled fragrant leaves which are a favorite of gardeners with culinary habits. Easy to grow and to maintain. Plant in the border or in Container. Remove flower buds to promote tender foliage and prevent seeds forming.

Water Needs: 
Moderate
Foliage Color: 
Green
Landscape Uses: 
Border
Container
Garden Styles: 
Cottage
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Plant Types: 
Height: 
12-24"
Spread: 
12-24"
Special Features: 
Edible
Growth Habits: 
Compact
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 9
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Prefers well drained soil. Plant out in spring after the risk of frost. Feed with an all purpose fertilizer through the growing season. Remove flower buds to promote foliage growth.

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