Basil 'Bolloso Napoletano'

Basil - Basil  'Bolloso Napoletano'

Common Name: Basil
Genus: Basil
Cultivar: 'Bolloso Napoletano'

Category: Fruit & Vegetables
Growth Rate: Average
Features: Has fragrant flowers/foliage

Hardiness: Half-HardyHeight: 0.30 m (30 cm)
Sun/Shade: Full sunSpread: 0.30 m (30 cm)

Foliage Colour: Green

Soil Type: Normal/Loam or Sandy/Light
Soil Moisture: Moist, but well drained
Harvest: June to October
Months to Sow Inside: February to April
Months to Sow Ouside: March to July
Months to Plant Outside: April & May

    Vigorous plant with large scented bright green blistered leaves. This variety is only found in Naples and is highly prized for it's flavour.

    Growing Instructions:

    Sow outside - March to July (when the air temperature is above 10C)
    Sow 0.5cm deep
    Plant out April to May (if sown inside)
    Thin plants to 10cm apart April to August (if sown outside)

    Harvest - June to October

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