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Basil 'Genovese'

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Will begin shipping Apr 4th 2022 . Ship by date varies based on your location, hardiness zone, and the maturity level of the plant. If you have a specific shipping time request, please add it in the comments for your order.

Common Name:
Ocimum basilicum
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Garden Height:
12-18 Inches
Garden Spread:
12-18 Inches
  • Great for sauces and pesto
  • Intense, spicy-sweet aroma
  • Pinch back flowers for the best harvest

Genovese Basil is a large leaf variety of sweet basil that is great in sauces and pesto. It has an intense, spicy-sweet aroma with a slight undertone of anise-like scent and taste.

Height: 12-18 inches
Spread: 12-18 inches

Uses: Culinary, Aromatic, Beverage

Homeowner Growing Tips: Pinch back flowers as they begin to form to keep a continual harvest of leaves.

Reviews (3)

  • Basil 'Genovese'

    Posted by Michael Steele on Jun 14th 2021

    The basil, like everything in my order, arrived in beautiful condition and is growing like mad. I've grown lots of basil but I've never had one this bright yellow-green.

  • Basel

    Posted by Kathy on Jun 4th 2021

    All my purchases arrived packed with care abs in great shape.