Organic Thai Basil Seeds

Ocimum basilicum

These attractive, bushy plants with green to purple leaves and purple flowers provide sweet, anise-like flavor with a hint of mint and citrus characteristic in Thai cuisine.

  • USDA Organic

Plant Size : 18 inches

Hardiness : Tender Annual

Sun : Full

Seed Planting Depth : 0.25"

Days to Harvest : 75 days

Good For Container : Yes

Heirloom size: Open Pollinated

Easy to Grow: Yes

Water: Moderate

Days to Germination: 5 - 10 Days

Plant spacing with in a row: 6" - 12"

Edible Flower : Yes

Grow Guide Conditions:


Aromatic basil is a perfect companion plant with tomatoes. It is a warm season crop and is best started indoors 4-6 weeks before your last frost date.

Grow Guide Seed:


Plant seeds ¼ inch deep and place on a heating mat or in a warm place (optimum soil temperature is 70-90°F). Transplant 12 inches apart, or in containers. It can be direct seeded outdoors throughout the summer to keep you in fresh pesto!