Essential for authentic Italian cuisine, this sweet basil is one of the most popular varieties, with a strong scent and distinctive fresh flavour. The classic basil variety, very productive, aromatic and perfect for all culinary uses, including making pesto. With large bright green leaves and a smell to die for this is an essential addition to the garden. We think you cannot grow too much basil, we use it in almost every meal throughout the summer months. Try growing Basil on the kitchen windowsill or inconvenient containers outside the back door. Height: 45cm (18"). Spread: 30cm (12"). Premium quality, beautiful plants. Grown from seed under glass in Lincolnshire. Supplied as a large, well-advanced plant in a 9cm pot. Available for immediate delivery now!