This page gives instructions on how to buy basil seeds from David's Garden Seeds.
Asian Sweet Thai Basil has an authentic Thai flavor. Try it as a flavorful garnish for sweet dishes. Green, two inch long leaves have a spicy, anise-clove flavor. Attractive purple stems and blooms. Called "Horapha" in its mother country, "Hun Que" in Vietnam. It will grow from 12 to 18 inches in height. This basil plant will also re-seed itself. Organically grown seeds. Ready to harvest in 64 days.
Asian Sweet Thai 500 Organic Seeds$3.99
Eleonora Basil has slightly cupped to flat, three inch leaves with a somewhat spicier flavor than traditional pesto types. The leaf shape and more open habit make this variety less susceptible to basil downy mildew pressure than typical pesto types. Crop environment should still be managed to reduce conditions favorable to this disease. Ready to harvest in 65 days.
Eleonora 100 Organic Seeds
Genovese Basil is the classic Italian variety. It has an authentic flavor and appearance and is tall and relatively slow to bolt with large, dark green leaves about 3" long. Ht. 24-30". Ready to harvest in 68 days.
Genovese Type 500 Organic Seeds
Mrs. Burns Lemon Basil is a sweet, tangy lemon basil. Very bright green, two and a 1/2" long leaves with white blooms make this basil both attractive and intensely flavorful. It grows to a height of 20 to 24 inches. Great as a cut flower. Ready to harvest in 60 days.
Mrs. Burns' Lemon 500 Heirloom Seeds
Pesto Italian Large Leaf Basil is a classic large leaf type. This is a large plant with medium-dark green leaves up to four inches long. Compared to Genovese, the scent and taste are sweeter. This variety grows from 24 inches up to 30 inches. Ready to harvest in 78 days.
Pesto Italian Large Leaf 500 Organic Seeds
Red Rubin Basil is a dark, purple, Italian Large Leaf type with high yields and great flavor. Its flat, three inch long leaves stand out horizontally, and are a copper-tinged purple color. This basil grows to be from 18-24 inches high. 76 days to harvest.
Red Rubin 500 Organic Seeds
Spicy Bush Basil is a small, dome-shaped plant with tiny leaves. Spicy, sweet basil flavor packed into 1" long leaves. Decorative plants can be grown in pots or used in garden beds. This basil bush grows from eight to fourteen inches high. Ready to harvest in 70 days.
Spicy Bush 500 Open Pollinated Seeds
Tulsi Holy Basil is a compact but very full, attractive plant with mild spicy aroma, hints of sweetness, and a mild spice flavor. Faster
growing than green holy basil, its purple flowers also make it a
nice beneficial and/or ornamental plant. For teas, culinary, and medicinal
use. Also known as "Spice Basil" and often referred to as Ocimum sanctum, although sanctum is not botanically correct. Ready to harvest in about 78 days. Great in containers and will self-seed.
Tulsi Holy 500 Open Pollinated Seeds
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non-GMO seeds so families can learn to garden and love it. In turn, we
hope they will pass this passion down to their children and
grandchildren, teaching them to grow delicious food, fresh herbs, and
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