African Blue Basil
African Blue Basil Herb Plants
produce purple-veined leaves with a strong, earthy flavor and a warm, sweet camphor scent. The flowers are very decorative. The most amazing bee attracting plant, great around beehives. A must have for the bee and butterfly garden. Also makes an amazing tea or pesto. Basil grows best in full sun locations with moist, well-drained soil. It can easily be grown indoors.
Preferred Sunlight: Full Sun (6+ hours)
Preferred Soil Moisture: Moist, Well-drained
Fertilizer Needs: When transplanted and then every 4-5 weeks
Survives Winter in Zones: 9, 10, 11