Italian Large Leaf Basil


Disponible Ahora!





Sweet Italian Large Leaf Basil grows one of the largest leaves of all the basils at up to 4 inches long! One of the most popular basils for pestos, Caprese Salad, Tomato Basil Sauce, Prosciutto Antipastos, Italian Wedding Soup and the list goes on! This Italian variety is prized for its aroma and distinct sweet flavor. Its dark to bright green leaves are large, fragrant and have distinct glossy, oval-shaped leaves. They grow easily and reliably.

Species Basil, Italian Large Leaf
Plant Size 16-24 inches tall

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Country of Origin

United States


Full Sun, Partial Shade

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Planting Instructions:

Plant 1/4 inch in soil after danger of frost has passed in Spring in at least 70F temperature soil. Pinch out leaves as you need them; regular harvest will keep plants growing strong and prevent flowering.

Within-Row Spacing 10-12 inches
Between-Row Spacing 12-24 inches

Nutrition Facts:

Calories 1
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 0 g 0%
Saturated fat 0 g 0%
Polyunsaturated fat 0 g
Monounsaturated fat 0 g
Cholesterol 0 mg 0%
Sodium 0 mg 0%
Potassium 16 mg 0%
Total Carbohydrate 0.1 g 0%
Dietary fiber 0.1 g 0%
Sugar 0 g
Protein 0.2 g 0%
Vitamin A 5% Vitamin C 1%
Calcium 0% Iron 1%
Vitamin D 0% Vitamin B-6 0%
Cobalamin 0% Magnesium 0%
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.