Basil, Italian Large Leaf
Ocimum basilicum

This popular variety has the largest leaves of any of the basil varieties. Plants grow 24 to 32 inches tall with large medium dark green leaves from 2.5 to 4 inches long. Compared to Genovese, the scent and taste is more sweet than mild. Slow bolting, matures slightly later than Genovese.

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