Basil

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 10°C)
    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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