Basil 'African blue'       (perennial)

Basil 'African blue' (perennial)


A stunning perennial basil variety with dark purple veined leaves from wich emerge tall blue/purple flower spikes. Unlike traditional basil this variety can be overwintered indoors, to then be replanted the following summer giving you a continuos supply of fresh basil leaves.

 Can be used in the same way traditional basil is used such as with tomatoes, salads, mozzarella etc.



Genus: Ocimum 'African Blue'

Aspect: Full Sun 

Type: Perennial

Hardiness: Tender

Height: 0.5 - 1 metre

Spread: 0.5 - 1 metre