approx. 650 s/g.
All true basils are annuals. Trim plants back when flower heads appear for prolonged growth. They require warm soils for germination, full sun, and fertile soil for vigorous growth. Use leaves raw or cooked, fresh, or dried.
Sow 1 cm deep into light WARM soil in spring. Thin or transplant to a warm position 15 cm apart. Expect germination in 1 week, depending on the soil temperature. Annual to around 35 cm. Pinch out flower buds to prolong picking.