Red Rubin Basil is an annual variety; growing 30 and 40 centimetres in height, it features aromatic, highly decorative rubin leaves. It is commonly grown in balcony planters, containers and in flower beds, where it serves as an ornamental plant. Red Rubin Basil leaves, collected in the early phase of its flowering period, are commonly used as a seasoning; this variety is relatively easy to cultivate.
Growing: sow the seeds in covered planter boxes or directly into the soil from April to May. The seeds germinate in 7 to 14 days at 20-25°C. Plant out into the soil in rows in 30cm spacings the second half of May. This variety prefers covered sunny positions.
Each packet contains one gram of seeds.
Each packet includes a growing guide and a sow-by date.