Organic Italian Large-Leaf Basil

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Product: Organic Italian Large-Leaf Basil
Retailer: Williams-Sonoma

Enjoy fresh-from-the-garden pesto all spring and summer with this cold-hardy variety of basil (Ocimum basilicum). Very easy to grow, the annual yields aplentiful harvest of extra-large aromatic green leaves you can use fresh or dried to season vegetables, pizza, tomato sauces and salads. Basil is also known as a powerful antioxidant and has been used by herbalists to treat colds, curb indigestion and boost the immune system.

  • Organic.
  • Appropriate for all growing zones.
  • Suitable for container or ground planting.
  • Requires full sun.
  • Grows to 24″ high, 12″ wide.
  • 16″-high plant ships in a 4″ diam. nursery pot, wrapped in burlap and tied with a ribbon.
  • Agricultural regulations prohibit shipment to HI.
  • A Williams-Sonoma exclusive.