Try Thai Basil, pictured to the left, for that distinctive anise taste found
in many Southeast Asian dishes. Thai Basil with its slick green
leaves and ruby colored blooms is a beautiful plant and can also be grown in
Mrs. Burns' Lemon Basil has a distinctive lemony flavor that works
well with fish, green beans, Brussels sprouts and just about anything else
you might put with lemon.
For more on growing, harvesting and using
Basil, be sure to read our newsletter BASIL: The
Crowning Jewel of Summer.
For more fun and
recipes using basil, visit our Basil pinterest page.
Sweet Basil, Thai Basil and Mrs. Burns' Lemon Basil make a great addition to our Small Space Herb Garden Six
These plants are sometimes available in plug
trays. These trays hold 128 of all the same plant. They are a
great low cost way to fill a lot of space. Each cell is 3/4 of inch by
an inch. Check here to see if
Sweet Basil Plug Trays are available. Check here to see if
Thai Basil Plug Trays are available.