Thai Basil Plant Pods

R155.00

Grow fresh Thai Basil in your indoor herb garden!

An ingredient in many Thai, Vietnamese, and Cambodian dishes, including curry and pho, Thai basil has a sweet flavour evocative of anise, licorice, and clove.

In addition to being a culinary hero, Thai basil’s rich purple stems and matte green leaves make it an excellent centerpiece for any windowsill.
Click & Grow Thai Basil benefits:

Aromatic Thai Basil + an indoor herb garden is the perfect addition to any home
Basil is a great source of vitamins and antioxidants
Growing basil is 100% hassle-free in your Click & Grow indoor herb garden
You’ll get a garden-to-plate experience from your own kitchen

Ocimum basilicum

Edible plant.

Sprouts in: 1 – 2 weeks

Full size in: 8 – 12 weeks

Enjoy for: 4 – 12 weeks

Thai Basil likes to be cut! You can start trimming your plants approximately one month after planting. You may remove single leaves occasionally… But, for more thriving growth, pinching off the whole tip is recommended – it will grow two new shoots in a week.
Trimming your plant will also delay flowering and prevents the taste from becoming bitter. It is up to you – if you want to see Thai Basil’s flowers, do not cut your plant anymore. If you would like to keep harvesting its anise smelling leaves, continue trimming.
Basil is an annual plant and does not last forever. If it has been over twelve weeks and the plant looks aged, it is time to replace the pod.

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